Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 
Dictionary » Hidrocystoma
 

Hidrocystoma

Introduction: Hidrocystoma

Description of Hidrocystoma

Hidrocystoma: A cystic form of sweat gland adenoma (ADENOMA, SWEAT GLAND). It is produced by the cystic proliferation of apocrine secretory glands. It is not uncommon, occurring in adult life in no particular age group, with males and females equally affected. The commonest site is around the eye, particularly lateral to the outer canthus. It is cured by surgical removal. (Stedman, 25th ed; Rook et al., Textbook of Dermatology, 4th ed, p2410).
Source: MeSH 2007

Interesting Medical Articles:

Medical dictionaries:

More Medical Dictionary Topics

  • Fetal acitretin syndrome
  • Fetal akinesia deformation sequence
  • Fetal akinesia sequence
  • Fetal akinesia syndrome X linked
  • Fetal akinesia with characteristic facial appearance, severe microphthalmia, microtia, and truncus arteriosus
  • Fetal akinesia-hypokinesia sequence
  • Fetal alcohol effects (FAE)
  • Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD)
  • Fetal alcohol syndrome
  • Fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS)
  • Fetal aminopterin syndrome

    Find out more

    Search to find out more about Hidrocystoma:

      
      
    powered by
    Google
  •  

    By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

    Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise