Hand Surgery*

Patient

Age:  
30 - 39
Gender:  
Male
Ethnicity:  
White
Height:  
5’ 6” - 6’ 0”
Weight:  
150 - 199 lbs
Gallery:  
13989

Procedure

Procedure Details

Ganglion cyst commonly occur in the wrist due to repeated bending motion. These non-cancerous masses do not cause pain unless it's putting pressure on a nerve, if that occurs you may experience tingling, numbness or weakness.
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Office Procedure vs Hospital

Ganglion cyst are only removed in a hospital setting due to the ulner and medial nerves location. These nerves are escential to the function of ones hand. 

A splint must be worn for one week post operativly. This procedure is done in an outpatient setting. 

Location

Dr. Mountcastle's Office

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