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Lump on inner ankle above ankle bone, painful at first and now not painful

Posted by dantescritic

 About two to three weeks ago I began to have a pain just above the bone that protrudes out of the ankle.  The inner ankle, not the outer part.  The pain has developed into a small lump, it no longer hurts however I am wondering if I could have something serious.  I am 20, and wondering what it could be.  I went to my General Doctor and he felt around, though he looked a bit worried.  He said he thought it was a ganglion although it was a very strange spot to a ganglion being formed.  What is the worst case scenario here?
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 Can someone please answer!?  The doctor said he thinks nothing to worry about, but for piece of mind to go to the Orthopedic Surgeon.
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