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Epidermal inclusion cysts are subcutaneous lesions caused by dermal or subdermal implantation and proliferation of epidermal squamous epithelium as a result of trauma or surgery.
Epidermal inclusion cysts of breasts were seen in three female patients constituting 3.
On mammography, epidermal inclusion cyst of the breast appears as a well circumscribed, usually non-calcified lesion, although older cysts can develop calcification.
Most frequently encountered non neoplastic lesion in our present study was epidermal inclusion cyst, (Fig: 1), (87; 51.
As all these findings are not present in a single case, cytological misdiagnosis is common and includes epidermal inclusion cyst, adnexal tumor, squamous cell carcinoma, basal cell carcinoma, mucoepidermoid carcinoma, or even round-cell tumor.
There is no definitive understanding of how epidermal inclusion cyst and squamous metaplasia actually develop.
All benign tumors cystic, vasculogenic, non-cystic like epidermal inclusion cyst, pyogenic granuloma, epidermal nevus, keratocanthoma, and neurofibroma were included in the study.
INTRODUCTION: A breast sebaceous cyst, also sometimes known as an epidermal inclusion cyst, caused by blockage of sebaceous glands.
The other 5 cases were diagnosed as epidermal inclusion cyst (2), granulomatous inflammation (1), and metastatic carcinoma (1)?
Another possible cyst of non odontogenic origin is epidermoid or epidermal inclusion cyst.
It is difficult to differentiate between epidermal inclusion cysts and sebaceous cysts on the basis of their appearance on imaging studies.
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