sebaceous cyst


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Related to sebaceous cyst: pilar cyst, epidermoid cyst
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Noun1.Sebaceous cyst - a common cyst of the skinsebaceous cyst - a common cyst of the skin; filled with fatty matter (sebum) that is secreted by a sebaceous gland that has been blocked
chalazion, Meibomian cyst - a small sebaceous cyst of the eyelid resulting when a Meibomian gland is blocked
cyst - a closed sac that develops abnormally in some body structure
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A sebaceous cyst which develops in a sebaceous gland, responsible for producing the oil which lubricates your hair and skin.
* HPE done after surgery in May 2016 was s/o Epidermoid tumour/ infected sebaceous cyst in the subgaleal region.
These cystic lesions can be misdiagnosed as epidermoid cyst, cystic teratoma, hemangioma, branchial cyst, trichilemmal cyst, lymphadenopathy, sebaceous cyst, subperiosteal abscess, or hematoma.
Among benign lesions, Dermoid cyst,Capillary Hemangioma, Epidermoid Inclusion cyst, Squamous cell Papilloma , Pterygium Sebaceous Cyst, Simple cyst were most common lesions comprising of 28 (10%), 11 (4%), 8 (3%), 8 (3%), 7 (2.5%), 5 (2%), 5 (2%) respectively.
In another case, a 44-year-old woman was admitted to our hospital with a sebaceous cyst of about 3 cm in diameter in the labium majus, which was diagnosed as MCT in the pathology report.
A 'wen' is a sebaceous cyst and Cobbett saw the expanding - and filthy - London as a pathological swelling on the face of the nation.
Differential diagnosis includes abscess, lipoma, hematoma, sebaceous cyst, suture granuloma, incision hernia, lymphoma, etc.
Other eyelid tumors were Basal cell carcinoma 18 (7M, 11F) with age range 33 to 70 years (Mean Age=64y), Sebaceous cell carcinoma 16 (12M, 4F), age range 40 to 75 years (Mean Age=64y), Malignant melanoma of eyelid 7 (5M, 2F), age range 30 to 72 years (Mean Age=59y), Malignant sebaceous cyst 2 (F) both 60 years, and Adenocarcinoma of Meibomian gland 1 (M), age 55 years.
Sebaceous Cyst. Sebaceous cysts are caused by blocking of the duct of the multiple sebaceous glands of the hair-bearing surface of the vulva.
The primary differential diagnosis of neck masses as benign lesions in the subcutaneous location is a sebaceous cyst or an abscess.
During initial investigations, the family of the two girls told the Health Ministry inspector in Suez and a police officer that they went to the hospital to remove a sebaceous cyst on her uterus.
Adding to poor Larry's woes, one of his Asian students (David Kang) seems to think he can bribe his way to a passing grade, and his brother Arthur (Richard Kind) is making a nuisance of himself at all hours of the day with a troublesome sebaceous cyst. Unable to seek advice from the chief rabbi, Larry tries to sort out the myriad problems himself - but every good deed only leads to more misery.