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Interosseous epidermoid cyst at the base of the distal phalanx.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20158420     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Interosseous epidermoid cysts of the phalanges are rare, particularly at the base of the phalanx and if the lesion is tender. We report a case of a tender interosseous epidermoid cyst at the base of the distal phalanx of a young man.
Jennifer K O'Neill; Sherif Wilson
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Scandinavian journal of plastic and reconstructive surgery and hand surgery / Nordisk plastikkirurgisk forening [and] Nordisk klubb for handkirurgi     Volume:  44     ISSN:  1651-2073     ISO Abbreviation:  Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg     Publication Date:  2010 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-05-14     Completed Date:  2010-08-30     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8707869     Medline TA:  Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  125-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Plastic Surgery Department, Frenchay Hospital, Frenchay Park Road, Frenchay, Bristol, UK.
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MeSH Terms
Diagnosis, Differential
Epidermal Cyst / etiology,  pathology,  radiography*,  surgery
Finger Phalanges / injuries,  pathology*,  radiography*
Foreign-Body Reaction / pathology*
Keratins / analysis
Osteomyelitis / diagnosis
Wounds, Penetrating / complications
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