Cutting seton for pilonidal disease: a new approach

  title={Cutting seton for pilonidal disease: a new approach},
  author={Anuradha CK. Rao},
  journal={Techniques in Coloproctology},
I present a technique for dealing with chronic pilonidal disease that avoids use of general anesthesia, long hospital stay, complex wound care and prolonged disability that has so often been associated with more traditional surgical treatment in the past. Satisfactory resection was achieved by means of a single cutting seton (garrotte) in 8 patients, 5… CONTINUE READING