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Symtoms caused after bursting ganglion cysts - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
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User :   hello
Doctor :   hi
User :   I have a question about ganglion cysts
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   If i were to take a shot needle and stick it in my cyst (which is on my wrist) and drain out the fluid, what is the worst thing that could happen?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   never even try it
Doctor :        please provide these details: Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight.
User :   im 15, male, , 6'4, and 14
User :   140
User :   not 14
Doctor :   In most cases, ganglion cysts will cause you no pain and require no treatment
Doctor :   Often, they go away on their own
User :   This one is like bigger than most, and more recognizable. Every time some one sees me they ask me about it.
Doctor :   if u prick , u can land up introducing infection
User :   and it seems like its making my fingers harder to move
User :   oh ok
Doctor :   removing the fluid from the ganglion cyst or surgically removing the cyst can be done

Doctor :   there's no guarantee that a ganglion cyst won't recur
Doctor :   after surgery
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