Ganglion

What is Ganglion?

It is a cluster of nerve cell out side CNS. Cells found in a ganglion are called ganglion cells. Ganglia often interconnect with other ganglia to form a complex system of ganglia known as a plexus. Ganglia provide relay points and intermediary connections between different neurological structures in the body, such as the peripheral and central nervous systems.

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I have a swollen area on the fight side of my foot near the ankle. The podiatrist thought it might be a ganglion, but when he aspirated it, he got...

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The swelling on the right of your foot is a Ganglion as the diagnosis has been confirmed after aspirating the...

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Heres the pic of my finger. Sore red swollen blue bruised at one time. Bulging. Big blue vein. Going on for months. Havent worn ring in months....

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Ganglion cyst is the most probable reason.

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Although it looks like a vein, ganglion...

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I seem to have developed a cyst in the wrist of my left hand. Photo attached. I read this is a ganglion cyst. Should I be worried?...

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Yes looks like ganglion cyst

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The picture suggests ganglion cyst only. If it is not causing...

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