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Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
Volume 3, n° 6
pages 599-601 (décembre 1980)
Doi : 10.1016/S0190-9622(80)80073-9
Clinical and laboratory studies

Sublingual epidermal cyst
 

Cheuk W. Yung, M.D. *, Stephen A. Estes, M.D.
 From the Department of Dermatology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, USA 

1Reprint requests to: Dr. Stephen A. Estes, 234 Goodman Ave., Pavilion A, Room 315, Cincinnati, OH 45267/513-872-4310.
Abstract

A patient developed a painful subungual lesion which was an epidermal cyst on biopsy. The incidence and pathogenesis of subungual epidermal cysts are reviewed. This usually asymptomatic tumor should be considered in the differential diagnosis of subungual lesions.

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*  Now at the Section of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL. Cincinnati, OH

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