Ganglion cyst

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(Cyst, Ganglion; Ganglion)

Ganglion cyst – Definition

A ganglion cyst is a fluid-filled sac that is usually attached to either a tendon sheath or a joint lining. Ganglion cysts usually appear on the back of the wrist. They may also be on the underside of the wrist, the hand, the fingers, or the feet. Ganglion cysts are always noncancerous.

Forearm fracture

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(Broken Arm; Radial Fracture; Ulnar Fracture)

Forearm fracture – Definition

A forearm fracture is a break in one or both bones of the forearm.

Finger sprain

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Finger sprain – Definition

A finger sprain is stretching or tearing of the ligaments that support the small joints of the finger. Ligaments are strong bands of tissue that connect bones to each other.