Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties

160 Doctors Online
Doctor Image
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

I will be looking into your question and guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Is Povidine iodine effective treatment for Pilonidal cyst?

Answered by
Dr.
Dr. T Chandrakant

General Surgeon

Practicing since :1984

Answered : 16498 Questions

default
Posted on Mon, 23 Apr 2018 in Lump
Question: Can Povidine iodine be used to clean area of Pilonidal cyst
doctor
Answered by Dr. T Chandrakant 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Please give additional information.

Detailed Answer:
Hi.
Thanks for your query, albeit short and specific.
Please give some additional information for me to assist you the best:
Since when is the pilonidal cyst present?
Any sinus or had open would that healed and opened up again and again?
Has this been diagnosed by any General Surgeon or had any tests like high resolution Ultrasonography or so? Please give details?
Have you used Povidone Iodine before?
Any other details?

Awaiting for your details.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
doctor
premium_optimized

The User accepted the expert's answer

Share on
Question is related to
Drug/Medication
Lab Tests

Recent questions on  Ultrasonography

doctor1 MD

My friend is having Kidney Cyst problem. He is admitted to a hospital, done sonography & ultrasound, Doctor said that his kidney is enlarged and he will have to burst some of the cysts. Please let us know how safe is it to burst cysts and let us know the best doctor available in pune.

doctor1 MD

sir recenly my kidny stone operation is done of ledt kidny for the 14mm stone ,it is removed and one tube is inserted in between kidny to pu junction......... after that a 6 mm stone is present in lower side of the kidny doctor tell this stone remove by tablets in few days ......then after 20 days doctor check the stone by using sonography....it is remove but the report shows the mild hydronephrosis in left kidny.....please tell me causes of that and tretment ...........iam confused it generate because of pipe.....but in this i have small pain if larg physical activity please help me ............

doctor1 MD

sir it was discovered that there's a 7.8 mm stone in uterus afetr sonography. Some injections were given for pain relief, increase urinal flow. After two days of medication i again went for sonography, x-ray & IVP, in which was nothing was detected. There was no pain till 2 days after stpping medication, but today again i had severe pain.Some injection was given and now i'm hvng some relief. But how to identify whether its totally out or not as its not detected in any test. One thing i wanna mention is that i felt this pain after i went on a bike for nearly 1 hr drive...is this pain bcoz of this...pls guide...

doctor1 MD

Hi...DOctors...my mom's sonography reports shows Liver is increased echogenicity.Tiny calcificspeckf in right lobe of liver s:-f old infective etiology with fatty infilteration of liver.Can u plz tell me wht it means in simple terms n wht treatment should be given.

doctor1 MD

I have pain and swelling under my upper arm on both sides. I am 70 female.

doctor1 MD

I just got a recall back from a mammogram app. I'm very scared, what could it be if not cancer?

doctor1 MD

I have a constant spasm in my lower left abdomen no pain feels like a baby kicking but I’m 63. What can it be?