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A 23-year-old male asked:

Deep lump on top of my bottom crack. had it examined and no diagnosis. not pilonidal as i had one before removed. flares monthly. quite hard, no pain?

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Dr. James Burns
Emergency Medicine 37 years experience
I realize you were: told it was not a pilonidal but that is exactly what you are describing. Pilonidal cysts have a proclivity to return despite incision and drainage as well as "definitive" surgery. I would consult a different physician.

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Last updated Apr 7, 2019

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