Neither sebaceous cysts nor atheromas require treatment unless they constitute cosmetic defects, are infected or seem ... irritation, they should be removed, since they may on rare occasions develop into basal or squamous cell carcinomas. ... The wall of the fibrotic capsule containing sebaceous matter is slowly freed by blunt dissection until the entire sac has been enucleated and can be lifted out intact.
|Title||:||Dermatology: diagnosis and treatment|
|Author||:||Marion Baldur Sulzberger|