A Mystery Foot Mass - Page #3
 

Lab Studies:
None

Other Studies:
1.) Foot x-ray: Relatively well-marginated, round, soft tissue mass, measuring 4 centimeters at the greatest dimension in the dorsum of the left foot. No calcifications. Consider ultrasound.

2.) Ultrasound: Non-specific mass, which may represent a complex cyst, such as a ganglion cyst or epidermal inclusion cyst, but cannot completely exclude a benign solid mass. No evidence of lipoma or vascular malformation.

Consultations:
None

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