J Craniofac Surg 2017 Mar 21. Epub 2017 Mar 21.
*Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Gachon University Gil Medical Center, Incheon †Department of Plastic Surgery, Korea University Guro Hospital, Seoul, South Korea.
Purpose: An epidermal cyst is one of the most common benign tumors of the skin and its major treatment method is excision. Surgical excision is treatment of choice for epidermal cysts, but the cyst wall may be ruptured during operation, especially when the cyst wall is relatively thin. The incomplete excision of the cyst sometimes occurs because of a rupture of the cyst and incomplete excision may cause recurrence. Read More