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Ganglion cyst in wrist injected with cortisone. What can I expect now?

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Dr. Jerry Huang
Surgery - Hand Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Improvement in pain

The cortisone should help decrease swelling an inflammation in your wrist.
Typically it takes about 3-4 days for the cortisone to take effect, but it can take 2-3 weeks.

In brief: Improvement in pain

The cortisone should help decrease swelling an inflammation in your wrist.
Typically it takes about 3-4 days for the cortisone to take effect, but it can take 2-3 weeks.
Dr. Jerry Huang
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Dr. Troy Reyna
Surgery - Pediatric
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Depends

You can expect no change, resolution of cyst or possible recurrence or increase in cyst.

In brief: Depends

You can expect no change, resolution of cyst or possible recurrence or increase in cyst.
Dr. Troy Reyna
Dr. Troy Reyna
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