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I have a lump on my right between the

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I have a lump on my right between the bottom of the nail and the first''s centered about 1/4 inch from the center of the top joint. No pain on its own and not too much when I push on it. It''s hard..bone like. What is it?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Mark replied 8 years ago.
It is very likely a ganglion cyst. It is a cyst that appears near joints or on tendons, often in the hands and feet.

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Customer: replied 8 years ago.
I'll thank you and assume bone cancer is not an option here.
Expert:  Dr. Mark replied 8 years ago.
While it's very unlikely in your case, a physician would have to examine you to make that determination.