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    Possibly Found A Way To Manage?? HELP!

    I am a 24 year old female currently suffering my third pilonidal cyst. I am a healthy weight and not hairy. First one was 7 months ago and was the worst pain I've ever had. Occurred after a 12 mile bike ride. I ended up bursting it myself by just squeezing it because I knew nothing about what...
  2. N

    Pit picking after open excision

    My pilo is back, I was reading through the treatment options and it says I had an open excision 7 years ago, does that mean my case does not qualify for a pit picking now?
  3. S

    Cleft lift after lancing x2

    Hi everyone, I have been suffering with PS for about 3 years and a half now. I have taken over 10 courses of antibiotics to help flare-ups. I had my first lancing in November 2016 where I had to have emergency surgery. After my first lancing, I went 8 months without any problems. I then...
  4. N

    Recurrent pilo - 5 years after open excision - need advice

    I had a flare up last Saturday(18Nov17) and there is inflammation right under the scar tissue of my previous open wound excision which is to the left of my cleft and also inflammation right on the coccyx region. The pain and inflammation increased till Tuesday when I met a surgeon who suggested...
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    Worried it’s coming back... would love advice

    I’m 20 years old and as of April 2017 I experienced my first pilonidal cyst. I originally thought I had just bruised my tail bone but as I got sicker and eventually unable to move and in constant pain I realized I had a pilonidal cyst. I had it cut and drained with the wound left open. I only...
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    6 weeks into healing, quite large hole on top of the wound. I think it's back already...

    Got my pilonidal sinus removed 6 weeks ago. pre-op i didn't have a lump or pain, just wanted to get it gone ASAP before it gets worse. It looks like the surgery made it worse... i don't know what to do and i am in shock. Wound was closed with stitches and healed niceley ( the hole is on the top...