U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 27-year-old male asked:

Several years ago i had a pilonidal cyst that had to be cut open and and drained. it healed and i didn't have any problems until about 2 years ago. at first it would bleed for a week stop for a few. now it bleeds almost daily?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Stanley Katz
Dermatology 48 years experience
see your surgeon for eval and possible re-excision of the cyst.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Mar 4, 2021


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.