Pilonidal sinus

What is Pilonidal sinus?

A fistula or pit in the sacral region, communicating with the exterior, containing hair which may act as a foreign body producing chronic inflammation.

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I have been suffering from Pilonidal sinus from last 7 years and treated 4 times with major surgery but it reoccurs again and bleeding with pus...

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pilonidal sinus has high recurrence rate.Get histopathogy report of excised tissue to rule out...

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my child is suffering from pilonidal sinus is advised to have a surgery.but i just saw a much pain less procedure in wikipedia,filling the sinal...

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In my knowledge their is no alternative to pilonidal sinus other than surgery,
Its minor surgery incision and drainage is done if abscess or...

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I have pilonidal sinus since 1.5 years. I have been taking hoeopathic treatment but am not sure if this will cure me completely. I don;t want...

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Homeopathy gives promising treatment for pilonidal sinus.
There are 140 homoeopathy medicines which give great...

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