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Image Number 1207 (Eccrine Hidrocystoma)


Diagnosis: Eccrine Hidrocystoma

Site: Eyelids

Sex: F

Age: 40


Description: An asymptomatic vesicle containing clear fluid.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History: Hidrocystomas are 1 to 3 mm translucent papules that occasionally have a bluish tint. They usually are solitary, occur on the face or scalp, and are more common in women. They may become more prominent during hot weather. The eyelid is a common site of involvement by eccrine hidrocystoma.

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