February 18, 2024

ganglion cysts

Ganglion Cysts

Ganglion Cysts   Ganglion cysts are noncancerous lumps that most commonly develop along the tendons or joints of the wrists, hands, ankles, or feet.  These cysts are filled with a jelly-like fluid called synovial fluid, which is found in joints.  They can vary in size, ranging from pea-sized to golf ball-sized, and may fluctuate in […]

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bone spurs

Bone Spurs

Bone Spurs   Bone spurs, also known as osteophytes, are bony projections that develop along the edges of bones.  In the foot, bone spurs commonly occur in areas where bones meet or where ligaments and tendons attach to bones.  They can develop as a result of prolonged stress, pressure, or repetitive motion on the foot,

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