Pictures of Facial Dermoid Cyst
This page was last updated: September 17, 2014

This dermoid cyst was a painless, superficial, soft mass of the face, not attached to the body of the mandible.  It had been slowly growing for about ten years.
The dermoid cyst was excised while monitoring the marginal mandibular branch of the facial nerve.
Axial CT scan of the patient above, showing the
dermoid cyst.
Dermoid Cyst, gross surgical specimen.

Bechara Y. Ghorayeb, MD
Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery

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