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Doctors' Answers to "Frequently Asked Questions" - Ganglion Cysts


These comments are made for the purpose of discussion and should NOT be used as recommendations for or against therapies or other treatments. An indi vidual patient is always advised to consult their own physician.

[posted 06/8/2000]
Question: i took methotrexate for approximately 41/2 years. for dx of lupus. i've been off of it for 2years now and have developed what my rheumatologist is calling ganglian cysts. he thinks it may be related to the methotrexate use. why would they be showing up now 2years after i've stopped the medication?
thank you

Answer: These are pretty common without any medication and I know of no association with methotrexate use.

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