Ganglion cyst on top of thumb
Ganglion Cysts - Causes, Symptoms and Treatment - Th
A ganglion cyst or synovial cyst, bible cyst or bible bump that is also known as a fluidfilled bump under the skin near a joint in some areas such as the wrist, knee, foot, shoulder, ankle, elbow, etc.
Ganglion cyst - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
Ganglion cysts can develop in several of the joints in the hand and wrist, including both the top and underside of the wrist, as well as the end joint of a finger, and at the base of a finger. They vary in size, and in many cases, grow larger with increased wrist activity. With rest, the lump typically becomes smaller.
Ganglion Cyst Removal Surgery, Treament & Causes
The most common locations are the top of the wrist (see Figure 1), the palm side of the wrist, the base of the finger on the palm side, and the top of the end joint of the finger (see Figure 2). The ganglion cyst often resembles a water balloon on a stalk (see Figure 3), and is filled with clear fluid or gel.