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Giant epidermoid cyst over the male breast

Vipul D. Yagnik
  • Vipul D. Yagnik
    Ronak endo-laparoscopy and general Surgical,Hospital, Patan, Gujarat, India, India | vipul.yagnik@gmail.com

Abstract

Epidermoid cyst is commonly known as sebaceous cyst. It is the most commonly encountered cyst of the skin. Epidermoid cyst over the breast is uncommon. Punctum is the hallmark for clinical diagnosis. Local excision with primary closure is the treatment of choice. Biopsy is mandatory in giant cyst to exclude malignancy.

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Epidermoid cyst; breast; excision;

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Submitted: 2011-03-10 20:01:12
Published: 2011-03-29 09:18:35
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