Ganglion cyst - wrist

Case contributed by Dr Bahman Rasuli


Palpable mass on the dorsal and radial aspect of the wrist.

Patient Data

Age: 10
Gender: Female

Large ganglion cyst measuring about 25*30*35 mm arising from the radio-scaphoid joint and deep to secound and third extensor compartments is present.

Case Discussion

A ganglion cyst is an extremely common condition that can occur in any part of the hand and wrist. It can be large or small, and is usually painless.

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Case information

rID: 64027
Published: 2nd Nov 2018
Last edited: 2nd May 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Jame Jam Imaging Center

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