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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Welcome to health care magic forum
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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Hi,
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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Welcome to HealthcareMagic forum!
Homeopathy gives promising treatment for pilonidal sinus.
There are 140 homoeopathy medicines which give great...

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i am a 33 year old mother of 3 and while I was pregnant with my third I noticed I started getting itchy in my butt area. I thought it might have...

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i have just been diagnosed with a pilonidal cyst which has burst. I have been on penicillin for almost a week. Although it is healing well, I am...

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my son is thirteen and has been having a discharge from his left nipple which now looks bloody. He is due for surgery for a pilonidal sinus soon....

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I suffer from pilonidal sinus infection i have it over a year now its formed like a second hole....should i be worried? also i do scuba dive so was...

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The tip of my tailbone aches and is sore. It started about 3-4 weeks ago. I travel a tremendous amount and it could be noting other than long...

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hi..i have a bleeding cyst just above my buttocks line..pls suggest the cure

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Hi, I have pilonidal sinus and I am going for surgery in the next week. All the reports are normal. But ny doctor asked that does my penis foreskin...

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