11 doctors weighed in:
If a ganglion cyst ruptures on its own, can it regrow?
11 doctors weighed in

Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics
6 doctors agree
In brief: Yes it may
Yes it may recur but it does not necessarily and therefore it is best to observe.

In brief: Yes it may
Yes it may recur but it does not necessarily and therefore it is best to observe.
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik
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Dr. Troy Reyna
Surgery - Pediatric
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
If it ruptures it can disappear for good or even later recur.

In brief: Yes
If it ruptures it can disappear for good or even later recur.
Dr. Troy Reyna
Dr. Troy Reyna
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Dr. Mark Einbecker
Surgery - Hand Surgery
In brief: Yes
It can rupture spontaneously and sometimes it will not come back.

In brief: Yes
It can rupture spontaneously and sometimes it will not come back.
Dr. Mark Einbecker
Dr. Mark Einbecker
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