Hard ball lump

Hi I have this hard ball like lump on the inside of my left ankle right under beside that bone bump that sticks out on your ankle it makes my ankle hurt and ache and some pains and it hurts when I touch or push on it what could this be and should I tell my orthopedic about it and it’s about the size of a marble to.

Thanks hope to hear some answers soon

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  1. Foot-com

    Hello and thank you for your question. Without examining you it is hard for me to say exactly what it is however it sounds like you are describing a ganglion cyst.

    If you have not had your orthopedist or podiatrist evaluate it then I would start with that first. Ganglion cysts can easily be drained in the office with many not returning at all or slowly returning.

    I hope this helps!

    Dr. Emily Splichal
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