Pilonidal Disease – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Ongoing care


Basics
Description

Pilonidal disease results from a cyst, abscess, or sinus tract in the upper part of the natal cleft.
Synonym(s): Jeep disease

Epidemiology
Incidence

0.7%: 1.1% males, 0.1% females
Predominant sex: Male > Female (3–4:1)
Predominant age: 2nd–3rd decade, rare >45 years ol…

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