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Is it possible that pilonidal sinus just inflames but does not drains or has pus in it? if yes, what is the further step?

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Dr. Philip Miller
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YES: Monitor for infection and if draining, it will require surgical evacuation and correction.

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Last updated Jul 12, 2016

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