Dupuytren's contracture and Ganglion cysts are two possible causes for a knot or cyst in the palm of the hand. Read more about them and treatments.
If you're experiencing tenderness at the base of the thumb, you may want to get a de Quervain's tensosynovitis test.
What is a ganglion cyst and what should you do if you suspect you have one? Read more about symptoms and treatments.
At Midwest Hand Surgery, our doctors have proven credentials with various hand, wrist, and elbow conditions, including a lump in palm of hand. This lump may signal a condition called Dupuytren's Contracture.