pilodinal

  1. KatieMarie

    Cleft Lift 1/24 Dr. Immerman - Recovery Log

    Hi everyone! I just had my cleft lift done yesterday and thought I would post a log and give some updates! Yesterday started with an appointment at Dr. Immerman’s office at 10:30 where he looked at the wound and answered all of my questions. He’s extremely nice and laid back and encouraged me...
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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...
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    Never had - cyst or pilo? Please anyone help

    Hi, I am a 27 year old female. About a month ago I started to exercise to lose weight and running 2 miles about 3/4 days a week and floor exercises (in the garage) but used a yoga mat plus ab mat after discovering the yoga mat was not enough cushion due to concrete floors. A couple weeks or so...
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    Cleft Lift with Dr. Brand Recovery Log (6/16/18)

    Day 6 I had my cleft lift done by Dr. Brand this past Monday (July 16th), and I really wanted to write a recovery log so I could let you all know how I’m recovering and answer any questions you may have about cleft lifts and recovery! I had my first follow up with Dr. Brand on Friday (July...
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    Pilonidal Sinus Operation Tomorrow!! Very Nervous

    Hi All, Tomorrow is my first pilonidal operation, I have a pilonidal sinus. I went to my GP complaining of discharge and once he had a look over I was diagnosed with a pilonidal sinus. I was told the only way to have this removed is through surgery, ever since then I have been very nervous...
  6. Farhan

    Recent Surgery with open wound - No Medical Assistance available

    Hi folks, I have recently joined this forum and seeking for some guidance with your experiences as a doctor or a patient. Before I go in details, please note I work in UAE (Abu Dhabi) and had my surgery in Pakistan (Lahore). As after pilonidal surgery, its difficult to drive for a few days, so...
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    When to get a second opinion?

    Hello all, first here is my back story: Back in the spring of 2005 when I was 20 I had my first pilonidal cyst. At the time I thought I had just fallen on my butt and ignored the swelling lump until until it became so painful I couldn't even sit. The school nurse at my university simply cut the...
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    My Experience with Pilonidal Cyst

    I am a new member to this website and I wanted to share my story. I'm still dealing with healing as of right now. I have my last surgery on 1/26/17. I've have had 5 surgeries all together. This first start acting up when I was 15. Ever since I was little I've had back and tailbone pain. One...
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    Cyst very painful and bothersome . Surgery or wait after exams ?

    Hi guys . So I've been having this awful cyst for almost about a year . I started having it from July and it wasnt really painful for the first 4 months but come December it started to grow bigger and bigger and by the start of the year it was massive . I've went to the doctor and been applying...
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