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Posted by: joe | 2004/01/28

gaglion

i would like to find out more about a gaglion in the wrist and the advantage and disad.
of having it removed

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Hi Joe
Text book reply for you:
These are degenerative cysts from an adjacentjoint or synovial sheath commonly seen on the dorsum of the wrist or hand and dorsum of the foot. 50 % will spontaniously disappear, for the rest exision is required.
Douglas

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