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Disease definition

Sebocystomatosis is characterized by multiple (100 to 2000) asymptomatic dermal cysts that usually occur on the sternal region, upper back, axillae and proximal parts of the extremities.


  • Synonym(s):
    • Steatocystoma multiplex
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant or Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Adolescent, Childhood, Adult
  • ICD-10: L72.2
  • OMIM: 184500
  • UMLS: C0259771  C3671377
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 4780  5003
  • MedDRA: -
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