Ganglion

What is Ganglion?

A ganglion is a fluid filled cyst. They can be visible or invisible (occult ganglion).

Who gets Ganglion?

Ganglion occurs in teenagers, and adults. Males and females.

What is happening?

There is a herniation or leak of fluid from the wrist.

What Causes Ganglion?

The ligament of the wrist has a weakness in its fibres. Thus, allows normal joint flid to slowly escape and then collect under the skin.

Signs & Symptoms?

You may see a visible lump on the front or back of your wrist.