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18 Jan 2008

recurring lump
my friend has a reccurring painful lump on his write wrist.
what cuses that and is it something serious to worry about?
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CyberDoc
cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Dear Sly

Thank you for visiting health24.com.

The recurring swelling on your friend's right wrist, could be due to a ganglion cyst. It is nothing to worry about. It can however, cause pain and discomfort at times. The treatment is surgical repair of the tendon.

Kind regards



Dr Anrich Burger
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