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I have a nickel size knot like bump on my wrist, its painful when i press on it & sometimes it goes away & comes back . Any idea if it might be serious ? - Asked by J M on 11-Nov-2014 11:16:01

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    Answered by Dr. Ramya Smitha on 11-Nov-2014 11:43:12

    Where exactly is this bump. IS it soft or bony ? If its hard like bony it could be an extra bone . u neeed to meet orthopedic doctor . and if its soft and disappearing now and then it could be lipoma . meet a surgeon who can physically examine and advice further 

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