dermoid cyst

noun der·moid cyst \ ˈdər-ˌmȯid- \

Definition of dermoid cyst

: a cystic tumor often of the ovary that contains skin and skin derivatives (such as hair or teeth) called also dermoid

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1872

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dermoid cyst

noun

medical Definition of dermoid cyst

: a cystic tumor often of the ovary that contains skin and skin derivatives (as hair or teeth) called also dermoid

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