epidermoid cyst

Medical Dictionary

epidermoid cyst n.
A cyst of the dermis consisting of keratin and sebum and lined with keratin-forming epithelium.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: epidermoid carcinoma
Next Definition: epidermolysis
Words Near: epidermoid cyst
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for epidermoid cyst
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing epidermoid cyst
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature