Ganglion cyst

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Background

  • Cystic collection of synovial fluid within a joint or tendon sheath
  • ~33% resolve spontaneously

Treatment

  1. NSAIDs
  2. Refer to hand surgeon for persistent or recurrent pain or cosmetic deformity

See Also

Source

  • Tintinalli
  • Atlas of Emergency Medicine