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How to cure pilonidal sinus ?

I have pilonidal sinus since 6-7 months .I have consulted to doctor ,he suggested me to take its treatment by medical thread method .i.e., a medical thread will be inserted in the area and it will clean the cavity and something else i don t remember. Please explain me and suggest me the best way to cure it.I am taking its treatment since a weak
Tue, 26 Apr 2011
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Hi Manmeet Manni

Welcome to HealthcareMagic.

Pilonidal sinus can be treated with antibiotics .If treatment is not successful with antibiotics , surgery stand as a very good option .I advise you to try the antibiotic therapy and if no results are seen , please visit a General surgeon and operated.

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