open wound healing

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    Wound has closed & healed still painful

    Hi, I had my operation in November 2017 and it was an open wound, The wound closed in mid 2018, however now I am feeling some pain from the area. I did as the nurses told me to; remove all the hairs and keep the area clean. I am constantly trimming the hairs down and showering every day...
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    Pilonidal Sinus - Fully healed still some pain

    I had my operation back in November 2017 and It was an open wound. I was told it will take a while for me to heal and it was a horrible experience. Every few days I was in the nurses office having my dressings changed and It felt really embarrassing. So after all this time I am fully healed...
  4. Breathe

    On The Verge of the Cleft Lift....

    I could probably write a book about my past 6 years with this thing on my butt, but I'll try to keep this short. 6 years ago I noticed itching and a smell coming from my backside. Turns out it was a pilonidal cyst (betcha didn't see that coming). I had a closed incision surgery. Like most, this...
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    How painful is open wound recovery?

    My name is Dani and I’m having the surgery on Monday. My pain tolerance is very low and I’m extremely scared about the pain. In fact, I graduated high school yesterday and I’m going to college abroad in 2 months and I couldn’t care less about those things because I’ve been depressed due to the...
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    Weird healin

    Hello, I'm a man, 24 years old now. I had a pilonidal cyst abces in 2015, I had a surgery and I've been left open. In about 2 weeks I healed up completly, after healing doctor said that I need a final surgery where they cut out the entire zone and closed me (this surgery took about 40 -50 min)...
  7. Livvyloo

    Healing advice.

    Hi, I had my first open wound surgery on 13/1/18 and it was around 4/5cm deep at its deepest point. Since then there has been pretty much no change in the wound size, it has began closing on the top (not completely) but hasn’t changed at all in the inside. It still bleeds excessively, leaks...
  8. Peter Moulding

    Pilonidal Sinus - Wide Excision - Healing by Secondary Intention - Post Op Diary!

    Hi guys, like most of you here I'm writing my experience down so that someone might see it and take away some info or feel better about something - because I know how difficult it can be living with Pilonidal Sinus. Pre op: So, I noticed I had PS about four years ago. At first, it was blood on...
  9. W

    First Time (psyching myself out?)

    Hi everyone! About a week ago I had some minor pain in what I assumed was my tailbone. I figured it would feel better on its own, so I took OTC naproxen, went to bed, and for most of the next day it was still mild. On the third day, I woke up in so much pain, and I kept taking the naproxen, but...
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