Sacral cyst surgery

Specialty of Surgery

The pilonidal cyst, also known as sacral cyst is a disease caused by the accumulation of hair at the base of the spine or the coccyx area. It mainly affects young men, were white and long hair. Its origin is still unclear, some doctors established it as congenital or acquired other. The problem of cyst occurs when hair follicles become infected developing a pilonidal abscess, a collection of pus. The diagnosis is produced with a physical examination by the specialist, who seek dimples in the area, and with symptoms of pain by the patient. Treatment requires surgery in the event that the area where the pilonidal cyst is infected stands, or, you can remove hair around the pilonidal cyst and inject surgical glue.

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