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Lump on top of wrist, what is this?

Lump on top of wrist, what is this?

Wrist lump: Ganglionic cysts are common in the wrist and are benign. Orthopedic evaluation should be considered if wrist motion is affected. ...Read more

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Lump in my wrist from i.V. What is it?

Lump in my wrist from i.V. What is it?

What was given?: Some times the fluid administered by IV leaks out and may cause a swelling. If it is not painful and is not interfering with the movement, no discoloration or discharge, you may leave it alone and it should resolve. If any of the above is not applicable, it would be prudent to consult your doctor. ...Read more

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White lump on my wrist. What could this be?

Ganglion cyst: Most bumps on the dorsal side of the wrist are gangklion cysts. These are outpouchings of joint fluid from the wrist the wrist joint, which present as soft, moveable bumps. On occasion they can be painful. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a lump on the top of my wrist?

What to do if I have a lump on the top of my wrist?

Wrist lump: Probably a ganglionic cysts. They are benign but may cause transient pain when tapped. If it is large and causes significant pain or limits range of motion, you should see a hand specialist/orthopedist. ...Read more

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What's does a hard and painful lump on the wrist mean?

What's does a hard and painful lump on the wrist mean?

Mass: There a number of different thing this could be, but the most common mass in the hand is a ganglion cyst. Have a hand surgeon take a look at it. ...Read more

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There's a lump on wrist causing on off pain, what do I do?

There's a lump on wrist causing on off pain, what do I do?

Have it evaluated: This may be such issues as a ganglion, joint or tendon sheath swelling. Have the wrist evaluated either by a rheumatologist or orthopedist. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a painful lump on the underside of my wrist what is it?

What to do if I have a painful lump on the underside of my wrist what is it?

Different options: The wrist has a lot of things in it both in the skin and below it. Sweat glands, hair follicles and skin cysts as well as lymph nodes, fatty tissue, tendons, vessels and other things. Is the lump growing, inflamed, painful, painless, draining, recurrent or constant, moveable or fixed...? Each of these (and many more) will provide your doc the answers as to what it is and what needs to be done. ...Read more

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I have a lump on my wrist but it doesn't hurt. What is it and what can be done about it?

Best to ask your Dr.: That's good that you have a lump or cyst on your wrist that isn't bothering you. Your doctor can better answer what you should do and can do in case you want to remove it. Plus it would be good for your doctor to measure the size of your lump/cyst, and document how it looks. ...Read more

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Hit side on my wrist really hard on bench now lump there hurts to touch lump but no other pain concerned?

Hit side on my wrist really hard on bench now lump there hurts to touch lump but no other pain concerned?

Hurt Wrist: If you hit something hard very likely to break a bone unless you have very weak bones. Most of the time it is injury of the tissues surround a bone like fascia and tendon or muscle. If the wrist movements are not affected unlikely you broke something. Touching causing pain is more inflammation. Try epsom salt soaks. If it persists please see ou doctor. ...Read more