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Introduction: Wen

Description of Wen

Wen: A keratinized cyst originating from a hair follicle. Also called pilar cyst.

Wen: a common cyst of the skin; filled with fatty matter (sebum) that is secreted by a sebaceous gland that has been blocked.
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Wen: Intradermal or subcutaneous saclike structure, the wall of which is stratified epithelium containing keratohyalin granules.
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WordNet 2.1

  • cyst
  • pathology
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

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