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Subchondral Cyst - Foot and Ankle

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Summary

Subchondral cysts develop in the bones near a joint affected by osteoarthritis, gout, and other conditions.

The age at presentation reflects the underlying disorder. Patients are typically older adults, but subchondral cysts may occur in younger adults on occasion.
Mild progressive pain and swelling, perhaps a slight fracture throught the weakened bone.