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Does it hurt when your pilonidal cyst pops on its own?

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Dr. Peter Lydon
Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: It can

The "cyst' is really an abscess.
An abscess can be sore weather it drains on its own or is incised.

In brief: It can

The "cyst' is really an abscess.
An abscess can be sore weather it drains on its own or is incised.
Dr. Peter Lydon
Dr. Peter Lydon
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Dr. Erik Borncamp
Wound care
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In brief: Usually feels better

They pop when they are infected.
The infection usually causes a lot of pain and pressure that is relieved once the cyst drains

In brief: Usually feels better

They pop when they are infected.
The infection usually causes a lot of pain and pressure that is relieved once the cyst drains
Dr. Erik Borncamp
Dr. Erik Borncamp
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