What is Epidermal cyst removal?

Category: Surgeries


Epidermoid cysts represent the most common cutaneous cysts. While they may occur anywhere on the body, they occur most frequently on the face, scalp, neck, and trunk. Studies have suggested that human papillomavirus and exposure to ultraviolet light may play a role in their formation.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 1
Moderate 2
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Epidermal cyst removal

Side effect Patients
Mouth sores (ulcers) 1
Nausea 1
Pain 1
Sore throat 1


Stopped having Epidermal cyst removal

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 5
Adherence Evaluations
Always 5
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 2
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 4
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Epidermal cyst removal.