developmental cyst


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de·vel·op·men·tal cyst

(dĕ-vel'ŏp-men-tăl sist)
Lesion formed when epithelium becomes included within connective tissue.
Synonym(s): inclusion cyst.
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Dermoid and epidermoid cysts are developmental cysts, arising from ectodermal tissue lined by epidermis with skin appendages (dermoid cysts) or without appendages (epidermoid cysts).
12 These are developmental cysts occurring in the soft tissue.
The differential diagnosis for a compressive mediastinal mass is fairly extensive; it includes developmental cysts (i.
Nasolabial cysts are benign, slow-growing developmental cysts occurring in the nasolabial folds below the alae nasi and are nonodontogenic, extraosseous and locally expansile.
Odontogenic Keratocyst (OKCs) of the jaw are developmental cysts arising from cell rests of the dental lamina, the oral epithelial lining of the developing tooth follicle.
DEFINITION: Lateral periodontal cysts are defined as nonkeratinized and noninflammatory developmental cysts located adjacent or lateral to the root of a vital tooth.
Nasopalatine duct cysts are the most corm-non nonodontogenic developmental cysts originating in the incisive canal of the maxillae.

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