Pilonidal sinus

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Authentic Hair Transplant and Cosmetic Centre offers a highly effective and safe treatment of the pilonidal sinus to make you free from pain, discomfort, and embarrassment.

Various factors can cause skin irritation which can lead to a health condition like a pilonidal sinus. A pilonidal sinus is a small hole in the skin near the tailbone which can get infected when the hair becomes fixed in the skin. This cyst tends to recur and more than one cyst may develop. This can be a painful and embarrassing condition to experience that needs to be treated.

This condition can be caused by sitting for long periods due to the rubbing that can irritate the skin. This can also be caused by hormonal changes. This condition is common in young men. You are also prone to get these cysts if you have thick body hair.

Pilonidal sinus is a dent that looks like a hole that occurs in or near the cleft of the buttocks. The pilonidal sinus gets filled with pus, hair, debris, or dirt when infected and a cyst is formed.

The symptoms of a pilonidal cyst are:

If you are experiencing these symptoms then you should consult Dr. Hitesh Laad as that is an important step towards recovery.

The recovery of the pilonidal sinus depends upon the severity of the condition and the type of treatment that has been given. You can get back to your daily activities after the wound heals which usually takes 4 to 10 weeks after the surgery.

The doctor will prescribe you medicines to reduce the pain that you may need during the process of recovery. The doctor might also ask you for a follow-up for the dressing of the wound. He will also ask to avoid the bath for a few days.

The important thing after the procedure is wound care. The doctor will tell you the instructions to prevent future risks that need to be followed:

If you follow the given instructions by the doctor, you can prevent the pilonidal sinus from recurring and save yourself from pain. Dr. Hitesh Laad , an expert surgeon will help you to manage and control your condition with the right guidance and care provided by him.

In case you have queries regarding this or any other procedures, we welcome you for a one-on-one consultation with Dr. Hitesh Laad where he will expertly guide you on the matter.

Meet Dr. Hitesh Laad

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Plastic Surgery, DNB - Plastic Surgery

Dr. Hitesh Laad is a distinguished figure in the field of cosmetic surgery, with a profound interest and expertise in hair treatment and hair transplant surgery. He takes immense pride and joy in performing successful, life-changing surgeries that positively impact the personal, professional, and social lives of his patients. His unwavering dedication to the well-being of his patients and the society at large has driven him to establish Authentic Hair Transplant and Cosmetic Centre as a premier destination for cosmetic treatments.

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