Median raphe cyst of the penis: a report of two cases with immunohistochemical investigation.

@article{Dini2001MedianRC,
  title={Median raphe cyst of the penis: a report of two cases with immunohistochemical investigation.},
  author={Mario Dini and G Svegliati- Baroni and Maurizio Colafranceschi},
  journal={The American Journal of dermatopathology},
  year={2001},
  volume={23 4},
  pages={320-4}
}
Penile median raphe cysts are uncommon benign lesions occurring predominantly in the ventral aspect of the glans penis of young men. We observed two cases: those of a 67-year-old patient and a 22-year-old patient. The epithelial lining of the cysts was composed of pluristratified small cells that focally showed rows of columnar cells above the inner surface as well as a monolayered mucinous columnar epithelium. A columnar cell lining predominated in the younger patient. The cytokeratin (CK… CONTINUE READING

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