Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar_universal
lump on my wrist
I have a lump on my wrist, right below the right thumb.  feels like a pinched nerve, its pain full only when i move my wrist a certain way.  any one have any ideas about what I can do to fix this.  It comes and it goes.
Cancel
3 Answers
Page 1 of 1
242912_tn?1402547092
If it's what I have it's just a ganglion cyst.  Mine is in exactly the same place.  It first appeared about 20 years ago and can be there for years, then disappear one day.  I think there is an old joke about slamming your wrist against a wall.  My doctor even made that comment, in jest of course.....I think!   Anyway, it's harmless.
Comment
Cancel
242912_tn?1402547092
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
144586_tn?1284669764
Typ. Smashing a ganglion cyst with a book will make it go away. It's no "wive's tale."  It's a treatment protocol. IF it is a ganglion cyst. It may not be. You really need for some to take a look-see with an M.D. who sees a lot of these things.
Comment
Cancel
144586_tn?1284669764
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
242912_tn?1402547092
Hey thanks!  I thought it was a joke.  I'll have to get up the nerve to try that.  

I'm always learning something here.......: )
Comment
Cancel
242912_tn?1402547092
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
Avatar_universal
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
lump on my wrist
Submit Answer
A
A
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
General Health Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543_tn?1443740527
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank
Top General Health Answerers
1530171_tn?1448133193
Blank
London, ON
144586_tn?1284669764
Blank
4851940_tn?1385441629
Blank
United Kingdom
363281_tn?1353103243
Blank
Nelson, New Zealand
1236893_tn?1408490528
Blank
Avatar_universal
Blank