September 1972

Congenital Dermoid Cyst and Fistula of the Nose

Author Affiliations

Harbor City, Calif
From the departments of pediatrics (Dr. Szalay) and radiology (Dr. Bledsoe), Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Harbor City.

Am J Dis Child. 1972;124(3):392-394. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1972.02110150090016

Patients with congenital dermoid cyst of the nose frequently present in the pediatric age group; in spite of this, no description of the clinical presentation and complications could be found in the recent American pediatric literature. The diagnosis should be considered with all midline nasal cystic swellings or sinuses.