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Pilonidal Disease - How to prevent?

Pilonidal Disease - Causes and Risk Factors

Pilonidal Disease - Diagnosis

Pilonidal Disease - Treatments

The treatment depends on the severity of the disease. An acute abscess is managed with a cut over the skin to release the pus. A chronic sinus usually will need to be excised or surgically opened.

Complex or recurrent disease is treated by more extensive surgery. This may result in a large wound that requires moving different areas of skin to cover the defect. Larger wounds require longer healing times.

Pilonidal Disease - Preparing for surgery

Pilonidal Disease - Post-surgery care

Pilonidal Disease - Other Information

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