Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors in the Upper Limb

Dr. Rubinraut offers surgical treatments for bone and soft tissue tumors in the upper limbs.

Tumors are usually shaped in lumps of tissue that form in your upper limb. Most hand tumors are benign, however, they may be recurring in nature. Hand tumors can also compress nerve tendons and ligaments, cause pain, and interfere with overall hand function.

The location of formation for soft tissue tumors are generally connective tissues, including muscles, tendons, and fat and skin of the upper limb. There are various different benign soft tissue tumors. These include:


  • Ganglion cysts
  • Giant cell tumor of tendon sheath
  • Epidermal inclusions cysts
  • Glomus tumors
  • Lipomas, made from fat cells
  • Fibromas
  • Hemangioma
  • Esnchondromas