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cutaneous ciliated cyst

Monday 8 December 2003

Synopsis

- cystic structure lined by stratified, ciliated, columnar epithelium

Immunochemistry

- progesterone receptor + (19479143)
- epithelial membrane antigen + (19479143)
- carcinoembryonic antigen - (19479143)

Localization

- abdominal wall (11803285)
- cheek (11895515)
- umbilicus (16987293)
- abdominal wall (12357212)
- inguinal area (16556287)
- perineum (15370143)
- leg (19479143)

  • lower extremity

References

- Cutaneous ciliated cyst on the leg in a woman of menopausal age. Torisu-Itakura H, Itakura E, Horiuchi R, Matsumura M, Kiryu H, Takeshita T, Ohjimi Y, Furue M. Acta Derm Venereol. 2009;89(3):323-4. PMID: 19479143

- Cutaneous ciliated cyst in a 16-year-old girl. Chong SJ, Kim SY, Kim HS, Kim GM, Kim SY, Jung JH. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2007 Jan;56(1):159-60. PMID: 17097367

- A case of cutaneous ciliated cyst on the umbilicus mimicking omphalomesenteric duct cyst and urachal cyst. Kim DY, Park SG, Lee JH, Kim YC, Lee KH. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2006 Oct;20(9):1161-2. PMID: 16987293

- Cutaneous ciliated cyst of the inguinal area in a man. Lee JS, Kim YC, Lee ES. J Dermatol. 2006 Feb;33(2):146-9. PMID: 16556287

- Perineal cutaneous ciliated cyst in a male. Santos LD, Mendelsohn G. Pathology. 2004 Aug;36(4):369-70. PMID: 15370143

- Cutaneous ciliated cyst of the abdominal wall. Vadmal MS, Makarewicz K, Fontaine DG, Wright Jr JR. Am J Dermatopathol. 2002 Oct;24(5):452-3; author reply 453. PMID: 12357212