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Can you tell me what is this lump on my hand?

Can you tell me what is this lump on my hand?

Lumps on the hand: Can be, ganglion cysts, foreign bodies, small thromboses veins, benign solid tumors, thickening of palmar tissue form dupuytren nodules, calluses, calcifications or gouty deposits among others. A hand surgeon often will be able 2 narrow it just by exam and how it feels. All in all most lumps or bumps are benign and not harmful but you must seek qualified opinion, . ...Read more

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What would cause lumps to form in the palm of my hand?

What would cause lumps to form in the palm of my hand?

Dupytren's Contractu: More than likely you have a condition called dupytren's contractures. These show up along the tendons of the palm o f the hands and can begin to interfere with your grip and can be painful. See your pcp or see an hand surgeon if available for an opinion. ...Read more

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I have a lump on the back of my hand sort of in the middle.It causes some pain when i bend my hand down. What should i do?

I have a lump on the back of my hand sort of in the middle.It causes some pain when i bend my hand down. What should i do?

Ganglionic Cyst: It is most likely a ganglionic cyst or synovial cyst. These are mobile and compressible, like a ball with air in it, not hard like a rock. Please see your primary care physician for diagnosis and treatment. Corticosteroid injections can shrink it. if you rest your hand and the pain doesn't improve, you may need an orthopedic hand specialist's opinion. ...Read more

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'i have a lump in vein on my hand?

'i have a lump in vein on my hand?

Ganglion?: The most common hard lumps found in the hand are not clots but rather ganglion cysts which originate from joints especially around the junction of the wrist and hand. These cysts have a jel like substance and frequently require surgery for removal. Clots in the hand veins are usually the result of trauma. You may want to see a hand surgeon or vein specialist. ...Read more