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Pilonidal Cyst: Antibiotics as a Treatment?

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You’re pretty sure you have a pilonidal cyst. You’re heading to the doctor for confirmation of your suspicions, but what can you expect from your appointment? Will the doctor prescribe antibiotics?Don’t count on it. While antibiotics are sometimes used for the treatment of pilonidal disease, they’re not a primary method of resolving this condition. Ahead, […]

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Pilonidal Cyst ICD 10: A Quick Guide

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In the medical world, pilonidal cysts and other diagnoses are each represented by a series of letters and numbers based on a system called ICD 10. Whether you are a medical provider, a billing professional, an insurance representative or a patient, it can be helpful to understand these codes. Here’s what you need to know […]

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Is Pilonidal Cyst Surgery Worth It?

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You already know that a pilonidal cyst can cause miserable suffering. There’s a chance that surgery could help, but would it be worth the recovery time? If you’ve heard cautionary tales from others who have had major pilonidal surgery, you might be more afraid of the post-surgery experience than your current pain.Fortunately, not all pilonidal […]

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Are Pilonidal Cysts Related to Spina Bifida?

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You’ve been diagnosed with a pilonidal cyst. Is that a sign that you might have spina bifida? It’s true that there are sometimes pilonidals cyst related to spina bifida. However, in most cases, it’s unlikely that your pilonidal disease is pointing to an undiscovered spinal defect. If you’re ready to learn more, take a look at the […]

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Is a Pilonidal Cyst MRSA?

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You’ve noticed a sore spot in your buttocks area. You’re not sure what it is, but after a quick online search, both pilonidal cysts and MRSA infections have emerged as possibilities. At this point, you may be wondering, “Is a pilonidal cyst MRSA?” No, pilonidal cysts aren’t MRSA, but the conditions can present together. The following […]

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