Disease Information for Dermoid cyst

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Head and Neck Soft Tissue Mass
Head and neck swelling
Lump in Cervical Area
Neck Mass
Scalp mass
Local Rubor/Redness
Non-tender nodules/subcutaneous
Skin nodules/Subcutaneous nodules
Subcutaneous nodules
Subcutaneous nodules in Children
Subcutaneous Nodules in Elderly
Subcutaneous/mass
Abdominal Mass
Abdominal Mass in Children
Localized Edema Swelling
Disease Progression
Course/Chronic disorder
Course/Chronic only
Demographics & Risk Factors
Population Group
Child
Population/Pediatrics population
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Child
Population/Children/all
Diagnostic Test Results
CT Scan
CT Scan/Head avascular lesion
X-RAY
Xray/Abdominal calcifications/ABD
Xray/Abdominal film abnormalities/ABD/KUB
Xray/Abdominal non-visceral calcifications/ABD
Xray/Pelvic calcification/KUB
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Carcinoma, squamous, skin
Synovial cyst Ganglion
Associated Disease & Complications
Sebaceous cyst
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Midline structures/disorders (ex)
CLASS/Dermatologic/Subcutaneous (category)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Abscess tendency
Pathophysiology/Sebaceous/epithelial cyst content
Pathophysiology/Extramedullary Spinal Tumor
Process
PROCESS/Congenital/developmental (category)
PROCESS/Cysts (ex)
PROCESS/Structural/anatomic/foreign body (category)
PROCESS/Anomalies/Deformities/Malformations (EX)
PROCESS/Congenital neoplasm (ex)
PROCESS/Granulomatous Disease
Definition

A tumor consisting of displaced ectodermal structures along the lines of embryonic fusion, the wall being formed of epithelium-lined connective tissue, including skin appendages, and containing keratin, sebum, and hair. (Stedman, 25th ed)

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