• squamous
  • Histologically, the cyst was lined by flattened epithelium consisting of 3-5 layers of squamous cells and its lumen was filled with concentric layers of desquamated keratinous material ( Figure 2 ). (scielo.org.za)
  • compress
  • These cysts (also known as meningeal or perineural cysts) can compress nerve roots, causing lower back pain, sciatica (shock-like or burning pain in the lower back, buttocks, and down one leg to below the knee), urinary incontinence, headaches (due to changes in cerebrospinal fluid pressure), constipation, sexual dysfunction, and some loss of feeling or control of movement in the leg and/or foot. (braintalkcommunities.org)
  • Excision
  • Excision of the cyst required resection of the small intestine and end-to-end anastomosis in seven patients, while simple enucleation was possible in four. (mysciencework.com)
  • Sometimes complete excision is not practical if the cyst is in a dumbbell configuration, whereby it extends through a suture line in the skull. (wikipedia.org)
  • small
  • In this procedure, the dermatologist will make a small cut inside the cyst and will carefully squeeze out the liquid contents of the cyst from inside. (smarthealthshop.com)
  • While all ovarian cysts can range in size from very small to quite large, dermoid cysts are not classified as functional cysts. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • Although gender may not be a risk factor, Tarlov cysts have more often been found in women than men. (winchesterhospital.org)
  • Dermoid cysts can appear in young children, often near the lateral aspect of the eyebrow (right part of the right eyebrow or left part of the left eyebrow). (wikipedia.org)
  • Dermoid cysts more often involve the lumbosacral region than the thoracic vertebrae and are extramedullary presenting in the first decade of life. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • Disclaimer: Tarlov Cyst Support Group does not recommend or endorse any specific treatment, drug or procedure. (yahoo.com)
  • forum
  • TarlovTalk is the first forum on the internet to provide support and information for Tarlov Cyst Disease. (yahoo.com)
  • It is the forum for the Tarlov Cyst Support Group. (yahoo.com)
  • present
  • Dermoid cysts are sometimes present in the flank instead of along the dorsal midline, possibly as a result of embryogenic defects of adjacent dermatome fusion. (scielo.org.za)
  • Dermoid cysts originate from totipotential germ cells (which are present at birth) that differentiate abnormally, developing characteristics of mature dermal cells. (wikipedia.org)