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I had pilonidal cyst but never went to the doctor and it drained by itself but it left a brownish color instead how can I get rid of it?

Surgery. Pilonidal cysts are generally only cured by surgical excision of the area, and can recur however uneven if this is done. See a surgeon with experience in pilonidal disease for a consultation to find out more. Hope this helps! Read more...
Only definitive. method is surgical excision of pilonidal cyst. Consult with a surgeon, but you might want to accept discoloration in this location instead of operation. Read more...

How do I get rid of this pilonidal cyst myself?

Not possible. Don't waste your money on home remedies - they don't work and often times introduce or worsen pre-existing infection. There is a range of treatment options available - only you and your doctor/ surgeon can decide what is the best option for your presentation. Read more...
You don't. Pilonidal cysts need to be fully excised from your body. This should not be done on your own - you can cause significant complications. I strongly urge you to see a physician. Read more...

Help! Need to know if there's a less painful way to get rid of pilonidal cyst?

Not usually. A pilonidal cyst usually comes to attention when it gets infected and has become an abscess. That usually needs to be drained. Once the infection is cleared up there are several choices is now to get rid of the cyst permanently but surgery of some kind is usually involved. Read more...
Infected? Abx will NOT cure a pilonidal cyst. They can help clear the infection and surrounding cellulitis that can occur when the cyst becomes infected. .... but not the cyst itself. The cyst needs to be removed if bothering you. If not bothering you can be safely watched. . Read more...