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What would happen if a synovial membrane leaked out of a cyst?

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Dr. Troy Reyna
Surgery - Pediatric

In brief: Recurrence

When synovial fluid leaks out of a ganglion cyst the body reacts to isolate it with scar/fibrous tissue.
This will cause an extension of the cyst or an apparent enlargement of the cyst.

In brief: Recurrence

When synovial fluid leaks out of a ganglion cyst the body reacts to isolate it with scar/fibrous tissue.
This will cause an extension of the cyst or an apparent enlargement of the cyst.
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