Epidermoid cyst of the cecum: a case report.

@article{Demr2012EpidermoidCO,
  title={Epidermoid cyst of the cecum: a case report.},
  author={Hale Demır and Beg{\"u}m Aydoğan and Hayrettin Şahın and Pelin {\"O}cal and Sennur İlvan},
  journal={The Turkish journal of gastroenterology : the official journal of Turkish Society of Gastroenterology},
  year={2012},
  volume={23 4},
  pages={406-9}
}
Pure, benign epidermoid cysts of the abdominal viscera are rare. There have been only six reports of epidermoid cysts of the cecum in the literature. A 31-year-old female with a previous cesarean delivery was admitted to our hospital with inguinal pain. After admission to the hospital, she was operated with the initial diagnosis of adnexal mass. During the operation, no adnexal pathology was identified. A heterogeneous mass originated from the posterior surface of the cecum was observed. It had… CONTINUE READING
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