DR P. MARAZZI / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY DR P. MARAZZI / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Wound breakdown after cyst excision. Broken down wound on a 72-year-old woman's back, following surgical excision of a benign epidermal cyst. Epidermal (or epidermoid) cysts are benign sac-like growths on the skin. If needed, they can be removed by surgery.
Model release available. Property release not required.