Pilonidal Cyst

Known as: Cysts, Pilonidal, pilonidal sinus cyst, coccygeal sinus 
An abnormal, fluid-filled pocket of skin that is usually located in the natal cleft, and which also often contains hair and skin debris.

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1938-2017
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND A periclitoral pilonidal cyst or sinus is an exceedingly infrequent occurrence. Diagnostic criteria consist of a sinus… (More)
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2008
2008
PURPOSE Controversy still exists regarding the best surgical technique for the treatment of pilonidal disease in terms of… (More)
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2003
2003
To investigate the results of wide rhomboid excision with Limberg transposition flap reconstruction to treat pilonidal sinus. We… (More)
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1999
1999
OBJECTIVE To study the incidence and causes of pilonidal sinus in Turkish soldiers. DESIGN Open study by questionnaire… (More)
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1998
1998
The closure of ungrafted sacrococcygeal pilonidal sinus excisional wounds was studied in 15 patients. Wound punch biopsies were… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND Different methods for managing pilonidal disease have been described in the literature. Recurrence impairs the success… (More)
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1995
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1995
Three hundred and twenty two patients with pilonidal sinus disease were studied to determine factors for the development and… (More)
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1994
1994
OBJECTIVE To examine the role of conservative, nonexcisional methods in the treatment of pilonidal sinus disease. DESIGN Pilot… (More)
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1985
1985
A prospective study is reported of 100 pilonidal sinus excisions healing by open granulation. Delays in healing appeared to be… (More)
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