digital mucous cyst

digital mucous cyst

A benign ganglion cyst, typically located at the distal interphalangeal (DIP) joint or proximal nail fold, usually on the fingers, less often on the toes.

Clinical findings
Usually asymptomatic.
 
Management
If indicated, medical and/or surgical interventions.

Prognosis
Recurrence is common.
References in periodicals archive ?
Digital mucous cysts are usually found on the dorsum of the fingers, most commonly on the distal phalanx.
A simple technique for managing digital mucous cysts.
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