Proliferating epidermoid cyst

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Proliferating epidermoid cysts (also known as "Proliferating epithelial cyst"[1]) are a cutaneous condition characterized by tumors that have deep invasion, and are associated with anaplasia and a high mitotic rate.[2]:677[1]

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  1. ^ a b Rapini, Ronald P.; Bolognia, Jean L.; Jorizzo, Joseph L. (2007). Dermatology: 2-Volume Set. St. Louis: Mosby. ISBN 1-4160-2999-0. 
  2. ^ James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: Clinical Dermatology. Saunders Elsevier. ISBN 0-7216-2921-0.