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    4 days ago - By The Journal of Pediatrics

    To the Editor, The authors show histologic images from an excised median raphe cyst in a young boy. To even a humble pediatric urologist, the representative histology shows a cystic space lined with epithelium. This arrangement explains why this embryologic fusion abnormality is unlikely to spontaneous resolve with time. As such, these histology images represent a contribution to the literature. Surgical excision is curative so long as it is complete. Pediatricians should be aware this lesion may span the entire median raphe, from the ventral penile shaft to the anus.
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