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Congenital epidermoid cysts over the anterior fontanelle.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3833333     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Epidermoid cysts over the anterior fontanelle were once regarded as rare and exclusive to blacks. The latest reports in the literature indicate a more widespread incidence. Only a few cases have been described in Europe. The authors report three cases of epidermoid cysts in this location occurring in Spaniards. Clinical, radiological, and surgical features are briefly discussed and pertinent literature is reviewed.
Authors:
J F Martinez-Lage; M A Quiñonez; M Poza; A Puche; C Casas; T Rodriguez Costa
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Child's nervous system : ChNS : official journal of the International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery     Volume:  1     ISSN:  0256-7040     ISO Abbreviation:  Childs Nerv Syst     Publication Date:  1985  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1986-05-28     Completed Date:  1986-05-28     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8503227     Medline TA:  Childs Nerv Syst     Country:  GERMANY, WEST    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  319-23     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Bone Diseases / congenital,  epidemiology,  pathology
Child, Preschool
Epidermal Cyst / congenital*,  epidemiology,  pathology
Europe
Female
Humans
Infant
Male
Skull*

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