Hygroma — a cystic formation connected with the joint, tendon sheath. The most common hygroma on the back surface of the wrist between the extensor muscle of wrist, as well as on the back foot at the cuboid bone.
Anatomy of the wrist ligaments in normal (top) shows the favorite place of appearance hygroma brush.
Clinically hygroma - a tumor rounded, dense texture, covered with normal skin, with a diameter of 0.5 cm to 3 cm, mobile, but fixed at the base. Sometimes there, and local tenderness of tissues around the hygroma.
In the treatment of hygroma used blunt crushing the ganglion, but it is painful and makes frequent relapses. Radical treatment of hygroma is surgical intervention.
Anatomy of the wrist in the normal (lateral view) shows the favorite place of appearance hygroma brush.
The essence of the operations at hygroma is husking ganglion, followed by suturing. It is possible as needle aspiration of the contents of hygroma. Later in the treatment of hygroma assigned UHF course, wearing a tight bandage for 2-3 days.
Elimination of swelling, inflammation, pain, restore range of motion in the treatment of hygroma in the wrists, and accelerated by the use of physiotherapy.
Depending on the size of hygroma, the following therapeutic action:
- blunt crush of ganglion (hygroma)
- puncture aspiration of the contents of the cavity hygroma
- physiotherapy on the projection hygroma (UHF)
- surgical treatment of hygroma
After surgical treatment of hygroma need to wear for a week fixing longuet.
Fixing Longuet wrist in the treatment of hygroma.
Type of surgery / manipulation
|Outpatient treatment hygroma||4 000 rub.|
|Ligation, removal of drains, removal of sutures||500 rub.|
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