Fort Worth, TX
A 35-year-old male asked:
I have pilonidal cysts on tailbone (they recurred), and i've had a lot of drainage, which is fine. but it's caused an open wound just above the anus that bleeds sometimes when i pass stool. how to best close this new wound up?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 44 years experience
You likely need surgery for that complication so you should see a surgeon if you have not seen one in the past.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Reviewed Jul 29, 2022
Last updated Jul 29, 2022
People also asked
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $44!
50% off with $15/month membership
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.