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Subcutaneous Cyst

Smooth swelling located at lower right temple and blends with the cranial surface of upper pinna.  It felt soft and cystic on palpation.


 A well-transilluminated cyst.

 Intraoperative view of the superficially located cyst.

Absorbable interrupted sutures used for wound closure.

A  completely healed surgical site.


Histopathological examination confirms epidermal cyst. 

Epidermal Cyst: Close-up Intraoperative View


Intact wall (above) and if when burst (below) showing its content (x).  The cyst must be removed complete (meticulously dissected without rupture) to prevent future recurrence.  



Base of Tongue (BOT) Mass


Vallecula Cyst


Subglottic Ductal Cyst