Fordyces granules

Fordyces granules --> fordyces spots

a condition marked by the presence of numerous small, yellowish white bodies or granules on the inner surface and vermilion border of the lips; histologically the lesions are ectopic sebaceous glands.

Synonym: fordyces disease, fordyces granules, pseudocolloid of lips.

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