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Freshly Squeezed Cysts and Blackheads...
Yes, with cysts in particular, I often make sure to don a "Splash Screen", a surgical mask that has a plastic shield to block splatter from bodily fluids. Here are some procedures that I have done in the past that warranted the use of a Splash Screen. #FLASHBACKFRIDAY
It's A Pilar Cyst Party!
A pilar cyst, also known as a trichilemmal or isthmus-catagen cyst, is a benign (non-life-threatening) growth that, upon examination, looks identical to the more common epidermoid cyst, except that 90% of pilar cysts occur on the scalp. They tend to be more mobile and firmer than epidermoid cysts...
Try the Grey Cyst!
An epidermoid cyst is a non-cancerous growth commonly found on the skin of the face or neck, but can occur anywhere on the body. Just as its name suggests, these cysts occur as a result of epidermal cells, cells from the top layer of your skin a.k.a the epidermis, overgrow in a confined space. Th...