Pseudocyst

A pseudocyst is an abnormal fluid-filled cavity which is not lined by epithelium.  It is this fact that distinguishes it pathologically from a cyst, which is lined by epithelium.

Examples of pseudocysts are:

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rID: 6939
Section: Pathology
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