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Re: Ganglion cyst FINGERS???

Re: Ganglion cyst FINGERS???

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Posted by dawn on September 07, 2000 at 05:21:37:

In Reply to: Re: Ganglion cyst posted by Earlene on August 02, 2000 at 04:17:20:

: When I had surgery done, the doctor discovered that the cyst had began to develop "fingers" that was wrapping around the nerves and tendons of my wrist. I would advise you to seek a reliable surgeon and have it removed. I am planning to see my doctor again and when the cyst bothers me too much, I will have it removed again. It is worth it to have the use again of my hand. The first time I waited too long, and I have some of the muscle in my

Yikes! ganglion cysts can develop fingers? What can happen if these fingers grow?
Could that explain numbness without typical CTS nighttime pain??
I had a painful ganglion cyst for 9 yrs - then hand went numb for 3 months.
Could my numbness have been the result of the cyst's "fingers" wrapping around the nerves,
and not the CTS the Drs were trying to find in the EMGs?




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