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Ganglion Cyst

Resently I have started facing a problem on the wrist with Ganglion. I want to know the casue & cure for the same. Is this a very  concerned discease ? Whether it needs a surgery if yes then what would the approx time to recover and the recurrance rate ? Also advice the best doctor/surgeon in Mumbai or nearby.
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Dr. Ravi Nayak
Joint Replacement Surgeon 11 yrs exp Mumbai
Ganglion is a swelling in the covering of tendon sheath. Usually, it does not require surgery unless : - It grows very large - Is very painful - For cosmetic purposes Most ganglia may recede by 3-4 months. If surgery is done, it is under local/regional anaesthesia. You can start using the hand immediately, however the stitches are taken out on the 10th day.
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