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Are hemangiomas the same as synovial cysts?
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Dr. Katherine Brown
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In brief: No
A synovial cyst is a small, fluid-filled sac or pouch that contains joint (synovial) fluid.
It can develop over a tendon or joint, creating a mass under the skin. A hemangioma is a benign tumor made from an overgrowth of blood vessels.

In brief: No
A synovial cyst is a small, fluid-filled sac or pouch that contains joint (synovial) fluid.
It can develop over a tendon or joint, creating a mass under the skin. A hemangioma is a benign tumor made from an overgrowth of blood vessels.
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