hydrocystoma


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hy·dro·cys·to·ma

(hī'drō-sis-tō'mă),
1. An eruption of deeply seated vesicles, due to retention of fluid in the sweat follicles.
2. Synonym(s): hidrocystoma
[hydro- + G. kystis, bladder, + -ōma, tumor]

hydrocystoma

(hi?dro-sis-to'ma) [? + ? + oma, tumor]
A benign cystic lesion developing from apocrine glands, typically found on the eyelids or other facial structures.
Synonym: hidrocystoma
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Other associated lesions were poikiloderma (n=3) (Figure 5), pyogenic granuloma-like lesions (n=1), bullous lesions and erosions (n=1), ulcers (n=2) (Figure 5), eccrine hydrocystoma (n=1), acquired ichthyosis (n=2), cicatricial alopecia (n=3) (Figure 1), vitiligo (n=2), sicca syndrome (n=2), and salivary abnormalities (n=5).
Eccrine hydrocystoma has not yet been described in association with cutaneous GVHD.
The same in situ HPV DNA probes were performed using the same technique on 3 eccrine hydrocystomas, 3 eccrine syringomas, 2 eccrine poromas, and 3 apocrine hydrocystomas; none showed any positive staining.