Sebaceous cyst - MRI

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Painless cutaneous swelling that had been present for more than a year.


T1-hypointense, T2 hyperintense well circumscribed ovoid lesion. The intra-/subcutaneous location is typical for a sebaceous cyst.

Case Discussion

Sebaceous cysts are intracutaneous lesions extending into the subcutis. 

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Case information

rID: 13700
Published: 7th May 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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