Pilonidal sinus with abscess formation

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Past history of surgery for pilonidal sinus (a few years ago) Presents with local pain. O/E - Local Discharge.

Patient Data

Gender: Male
Ultrasound

Pilonidal sinus with abscess containing hair follicle. Hair follicles are also seen out side abscess in tiny tracts.

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Case information

rID: 17730
Published: 9th May 2012
Last edited: 13th Dec 2015
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