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Hard lump on the index finger getting bigger in size. What is it?

hello i have a pea sized hard bump on my right index finger its been ther for over 2 months now and seems to be getting bigger i have pain in it when i press on it i have seen a dr but she is not shour what it is she said it dosent look like a sist or calcium diposits its moor like atatched to the bone in my finger can anyone tell me what it could be ΒΈ
Asked On : Sat, 20 Apr 2013
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The hard lump on the finger could be due to an inclusion cyst, dermoid cyst, lipoma, etc. If it is gradually increasing in size then the chances of infection are there. Do get it examined and treated,
I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you.
Dr. Praveen Tayal ,
Answered: Tue, 25 Jun 2013
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