Digital ganglion cyst

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Left 3rd finger - palmer aspect nodule and pain for 15 days.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

The region of interest shows an aechoic lesion abutting flexure tendon. Lesion is in mid shaft region of proximal phalanx. Adjacent pully is noted.

Case Discussion

The findings of the ultrasound are compatible with ganglion cyst of the finger.

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Case information

rID: 21931
Case created: 27th Feb 2013
Last edited: 18th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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