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Disease Ganglion Cysts

Name Ganglion Cysts
Synonyms Cyst, Ganglion | Cyst, Ganglionic | Cyst, Myxoid | Cysts, Ganglion | Cysts, Ganglionic | Cysts, Myxoid | Ganglion | Ganglion Cyst | Ganglionic Cyst | Ganglionic Cysts | Ganglions | Myxoid Cyst | Myxoid Cysts
Definition Nodular tumor-like lesions or mucoid flesh, arising from tendon sheaths, LIGAMENTS, or JOINT CAPSULE, especially of the hands, wrists, or feet. They are not true cysts as they lack epithelial wall. They are distinguished from SYNOVIAL CYSTS by the lack of communication with a joint cavity or the SYNOVIAL MEMBRANE.
Categories Cancer | Connective tissue disease
MeSH® ID D045888

Top ↑ Ancestors

1. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cysts Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Ganglion Cysts
2. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mucinoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Ganglion Cysts

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