Dermoid cyst in camel: a case report and brief literature review

  title={Dermoid cyst in camel: a case report and brief literature review},
  author={Ahmad Oryan and Mohammad Hashemnia and Adel Mohammadalipour},
  journal={Comparative Clinical Pathology},
This study describes the gross and histopathological characteristics of dermoid cyst in a camel. A 2-year-old female camel was presented with a history of enlarging mass on the proximal part of the neck. The mass were firm, oval, fluctuating, painless, and approximately 5 × 3 cm in diameter. Histopathologically, the cyst was lined by stratified squamous epithelium and filled with desquamated keratin. The lumen of the cyst contained squamous debris and numerous hair shafts extending from the… CONTINUE READING


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