Lump in Palm of Hand

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I have a knot on the palm of my hand: What could it be?

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.

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Do I need a de Quervain’s tenosynovitis test?

If you're experiencing tenderness at the base of the thumb, you may want to get a de Quervain's tensosynovitis test.

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What is a ganglion cyst?

What is a ganglion cyst and what should you do if you suspect you have one? Read more about symptoms and treatments.

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Lump in palm of hand - what should I do?

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.

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