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Abstract | April 6, 2022

Large Dermoid Cyst Masquerading as a Thyroglossal Duct Cyst

Dermoid cysts are rare, benign congenital tumors that develop due to abnormal fusion of ectodermal and mesodermal cell lines. On histology, these growths are lined by stratified squamous epithelial cells and typically contain adnexal structures including sebaceous glands, sweat glands, and hair follicles, which can help distinguish them from epidermoid cysts.

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Abstract | April 5, 2022

A challenging case of Metastatic Mucosal Melanoma

Mucosal melanoma is a rare and extremely aggressive malignancy, distinct from other melanomas. Melanocytes, though abundant in the skin, can also be found in the mucous membrane.

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Abstract | April 4, 2022

Underlying Zinc Deficiency presenting as Recurrent Cellulitis in a Middle-Aged Caucasian Male

We present a case where recurrent cellulitis occurred secondary to an underlying zinc deficiency. Cellulitis is a deep skin infection characterized by erythema, pain, warmth, and swelling.

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