International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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Case Studies | Medical Surgical | India | Volume 7 Issue 4, April 2018


Congenital Epidermoid Cyst within the Parotid Gland - A Rare Presentation

Dr. Sunil Sidana | Dr. Taher Abbas Mistry | Dr. Yusuf Abbas Mistry


Abstract: Epidermoid cysts are common skin lesions that consist of epithelial lined cavities which are filled with viscous or semisolid epithelial degradation products. Epidermoid cyst can occur anywhere in the body and are most common in the ovary and testicle. They are uncommon in the head and neck region, occurring in 7 %. of all epidermoid cysts of the body. Epidermoid cysts can be congenital or acquired. Intraparotid congenital epidermoid cysts are very rare and can be confused with other cystic parotid lesions, neoplasm or abscess. We present clinical features, radiographic features and surgical management of a case of intraparotid congenital epidermoid cyst


Keywords: Epidermoid cyst, Intra-parotid cyst, Parotid Cyst, inclusion cyst of parotid


Edition: Volume 7 Issue 4, April 2018,


Pages: 893 - 894


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Dr. Sunil Sidana, Dr. Taher Abbas Mistry, Dr. Yusuf Abbas Mistry, "Congenital Epidermoid Cyst within the Parotid Gland - A Rare Presentation", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), Volume 7 Issue 4, April 2018, pp. 893-894, https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=ART20181624

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