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Hello,I am sorry that your question was unanswered for long.Since when is the finger and neck cysts?Is the finger cyst painful, tender, red?
Is your mother diabetic?Dr. Arun
Hi Dr., she is not diabetic.
The neck cyst is there for 2 years. The finger, 1 year. Yes it is tender, red & painful.Let me know if you need any more clarification, thanks.
Hello Rhen Khong,The neck lump is likely to be a solitary dermatofibroma. Usually it does not require treatment. Removal (by minor surgery) is only considered due to cosmetic concern, as it is a noncancerous (benign) lump.The skin fluid collection is likely due to chronic paronychia. It too is treated by a general surgeon or an orthopedic surgeon under local anesthesia by draining the fluid, removing excess skin and applying local antibiotic.Please feel free for your follow up questions.
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