It did not bleed, so I squeezed it - <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>hard</span>
. All I got was a small
drop. This was on the side of the hand, about an inch from the wrist, where the muscle controlling the little finger starts to bulge.
About 6 weeks lat
er, I pushed the hand against a hard
surface and it felt like it was pinched with a pair of pliers. When I looked at
it, a small
bump was forming there. The bump continued to grow, and became very tender, to the point I could not push open a door with the side of my hand.