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Case Reports in Dermatological Medicine
Volume 2017, Article ID 3861972, 4 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/3861972
Case Report

A Tale of Two Cysts: Steatocystoma Multiplex and Eruptive Vellus Hair Cysts—Two Case Reports and a Review of the Literature

College of Medicine, University of Illinois-Chicago, Urbana Campus, 506 South Mathews Ave., 190 Medical Sciences Building, MC-714, Urbana, IL 61801, USA

Correspondence should be addressed to Ellen Jacobsen; ten.olov@jnelle

Received 7 January 2017; Accepted 16 March 2017; Published 5 April 2017

Academic Editor: Alireza Firooz

Copyright © 2017 Rachel J. Waldemer-Streyer and Ellen Jacobsen. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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