dermoid cyst

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a cystic tumor (usually benign) with a wall lined with epithelium and a cavity containing other material

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Removal of the dermoid cyst is usually the treatment of choice.
Lateral dermoid cyst of the floor of mouth: unusual radiologic and pathologic findings.
revealed a coexistence of a ovarian carcinoma with dermoid cyst [17], and Rojas et al.
Histopathological examination revealed a cyst lined by keratinizing squamous epithelium with attached pilosebaceous structures suggestive of dermoid cyst.
In dog, the dermoid cyst was removed by thermocautery after achieving general anesthesia using Atropine sulphate, Xylazine and Ketamine on usual dose rates.
sup][2] We reported a child with steatocystoma simplex misdiagnosed and undertreated as sebaceous cyst by pediatricians and general surgeons and misdiagnosed as dermoid cyst by us.
Histopathology revealed a keratinizing squamous epithelium with pilosebaceous structures in the cyst wall consistent with a dermoid cyst.
Differential diagnoses of a presacral cystic lesion might include rectal duplication cyst, dermoid cyst, epidermoid cyst, cystic lymphangioma, and anterior meningocele.
To confirm the ruptured IDC, MRI (T1, T2, FLAIR and diffusion-weighted imaging-DWI-) was taken and mainly hypointense and laterally non-homogeneously iso-to hyperintense signal of dermoid cyst adherent to the optic chiasm, cavernous sinus and also spilling of fatty particles into the subarachnoid space were seen (Figure 1).
She has a Dermoid cyst on her cornea and will not be able to have it removed until she is 6-8 months old.
There is only one reported case of a dermoid cyst arising from the posterior aspect of the prostate and seminal vesicles, but the cyst was in the pelvis masquerading as a full bladder.
With a clinical diagnosis of dermoid cyst an excision biopsy was performed.
The histopathological analysis was consistent with a dermoid cyst.
We also successfully resected 3 sinonasal melanomas, 3 ossifying fibromas, 9 inverting papillomas, 1 angiofibroma, 1 angioma, 1 meningocele, 1 intranasal dermoid cyst and 1 orbital apex cyst, and repaired 8 CSF leaks (Table I).
If it's a teenager with a dermoid cyst in a very classic location, and you're not looking for an intracranial connection but rather to determine if there's any bony defect, CT might be useful," she explained.