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Idrocistoma Eccrino

Luciano Schiazza M.D.
c/o InMedica - Centro Medico Polispecialistico
Largo XII Ottobre 62
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Eccrine hidrocystoma is a ductal retention cyst of eccrine sweat glands that appears as a solitary, clear, translucent cystic lesion on the outer canthus of the eyelids of one or both eyes eyelid of an adult person.

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Histopathologically, the lesion contains cystic space lined by a distended epithelial lining of one or two layers of small cuboidal epithelial cells, with no papillary projections. No myoepithelial cells are present. There is an amorphous cyst content.

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Management consisted of surgical removal by divulsion.