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Posted by: CYST | 2009/02/27

CYST

I have a cyst on my neck. My General phyician examines it by ultrasound each year. What is te statistical probability of it becoming cancerous. It is a lump the size of a large pea nut.

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It will be best to get a histological diagnosis of the cyst through a biopsy. This will tell you the statistical propably of the cyst becoming cancerous. Without this analysis, advice can not be given.

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Dr Anrich Burger

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