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Timeline of Recurrence After Primary and Secondary Pilonidal Sinus Surgery
PurposeThis study was designed to evaluate the timeline of recurrence of pilonidal sinus disease after primary vs. multiple surgery. Data of medical military service in Germany wereExpand
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Time and rate of sinus formation in pilonidal sinus disease
Background and aimsTo elicit mechanisms and timing of sinus development, the role of age at onset of symptoms, symptomatic disease duration, and consecutive number of sinuses wereExpand
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Methylene Blue halves the long-term recurrence rate in acute pilonidal sinus disease
ObjectiveTo study the potential benefits of intraoperative methylene blue (MB) use in pilonidal sinus surgery, the correlation between long-term recurrence rate and intraoperative MB use in pilonidalExpand
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Surgery for asymptomatic pilonidal sinus disease
IntroductionAsymptomatic pilonidal sinus disease (PSD) discovered incidentally is regarded as a precursor of symptomatic disease, which is characterized by intradermal hair eliciting an inflammatoryExpand
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[Surgical revision of the pilonidal sinus with single shot antibiosis].
For a therapy of the pilonidal sinus there are different surgical and non-surgical methods to be found in literature. In our surgical wing 140 male patients have been operated on this disease fromExpand
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Factors influencing surgical decisions in chronic pilonidal sinus disease
ZusammenfassungGRUNDLAGEN: Ein chronischer Sinus pilonidalis (SP) kann in eine akut abszendierende Verlaufsform übergehen. Die vorliegende Arbeit untersucht die Faktoren, welche bei der akutenExpand
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Penetrierendes Bauchtrauma aus der Sicht der Bundeswehr
ZusammenfassungDie Versorgung des offenen Abdominaltraumas aus Sicht der Bundeswehr im Einsatz erfordert wegen anderer Rahmenbedingungen auch prinzipiell geänderte chirurgische Strategien. Einer derExpand
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[Procedures of temporary wall closure in abdominal trauma and sepsis].
Temporary abdominal closure methods differ mainly between vacuum-assisted and conventional approaches. Each method has its indications. Vacuum-assisted methods seem to be superior especially forExpand
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