• skull
  • The Dermoid cysts over the anterior fontanelle represent about 0.1-0.7% of all skull tumors. (medcraveonline.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)
  • cells
  • Dermoid cysts originate from totipotential germ cells (which are present at birth) that differentiate abnormally, developing characteristics of mature dermal cells. (wikipedia.org)