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“Epidermoid cyst. Synonym: Sebaceous cyst, steatoma, epithelial cyst. Definition: A cyst containing keratin and its breakdown products, surrounded by an epidermoid wall.” Mackie RM. Epidermal skin tumors. In: Champion RH, Burton JL, Ebling FJG, eds. Textbook of Dermatology. 5th ed. Oxford, England: Blackwell Scientific Publications, 1992:1474. “Epidermoid cyst: synonyms: epithelial cyst (sebaceous cyst is a […]