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What is cyst?

hi doctor, what is cyst?
Asked On : Sat, 9 Apr 2011
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ENT Specialist 's  Response
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A cyst is generally formed on the surface of an organ or in the empty spaces between muscle and skin tissues. Generally speaking, most cysts are harmless (benign) and self-contained, filled with air, infected fluids or semi-solid substances
Answered: Sat, 16 Apr 2011
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General Surgeon Dr. Swapnendu Sekhar Ghosh's  Response
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cyst is abnormal collection of fluid in asac like structure lined by endothelium
it can occur in any part of body and may be due to various reasons
Answered: Sat, 9 Apr 2011
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