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    Cleft Lift Procedure - My Experience w/ Dr. Jeffrey Sternberg FY 2018

    I have had multiple appointments and meetings with Dr. Sternberg since 2014, when I was first diagnosed with pilonidal disease. The first time I met Dr. Sternberg was during my initial “flare up” on my pilonidal cyst. I had gone to the ER, which refused to drain an abscess they were unfamiliar...
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    Healing Problems - Help Please

    Dear All, I am three months post op with a primary closure surgery with a flap,I have healed fairly well.There is no puss from the site of the cyst.There is some new skin forming as well.My only concern is that near the stitches close to my anal area,the healing is slow.There is still some...
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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)...
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    Debating surgery... Help!!?

    I’m finally completely fed up with my polinidal cyst. I am planning on calling a surgeon soon and booking an appointment to discuss my options regarding the cyst. From what I understand there are multiple ways to deal with the cyst, such as just draining it and packing it, to full on removing...
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    How to determine if a pit was missed

    My son had surgery in July. It was a lateral incision. The surgeon went in to the left of the midline, tunneled over and cut out the sinus and surrounding tissues. The sinus extended under the midline, so though she did not make an actual open incision of the midline, she did have to cross it to...
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