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Ganglion cyst


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Ganglion cysts feel like a smooth lump under your skin. They're most common on the wrists, hands and fingers.

A ganglion cyst often disappears on its own. If it’s causing discomfort, you can get it removed by having the cyst drained or cut out.

A ganglion cyst is a harmless fluid-filled lump that usually appears near a joint.

Page last reviewed: 11/10/2021
Next review due: 11/10/2024