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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27926568/less-is-more-in-the-treatment-of-pilonidal-sinus-disease
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Jonathan N Lund
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
January 2017: Diseases of the Colon and Rectum
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27905018/minimal-excision-and-primary-suture-is-a-cost-efficient-definitive-treatment-for-pilonidal-disease-with-low-morbidity-a-population-based-interventional-and-a-cross-sectional-cohort-study
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Kaveh Khodakaram, Joachim Stark, Ida Höglund, Roland E Andersson
BACKGROUND: Conventional treatment of pilonidal disease with wide excision is associated with high morbidity. We describe the short- and long-term results and the impact on the health care system of a simple operation performed in the office under local anaesthesia, consisting of minimal excision of pilonidal sinuses with primary suture-the modified Lord-Millar operation (mLM). METHODS: All patients operated with mLM from February 2008 till November 2012 were prospectively followed for recurrence by telephone interviews and examination of symptomatic patients till July 2015...
November 30, 2016: World Journal of Surgery
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27888441/comparison-of-conventional-incision-and-drainage-for-pilonidal-abscess-versus-novel-endoscopic-pilonidal-abscess-treatment-epat
#3
M A Javed, H Fowler, Y Jain, S Singh, M Scott, R Rajaganeshan
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
November 26, 2016: Techniques in Coloproctology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27790519/umbilical-pilonidal-sinus-a-report-of-two-cases-and-recent-update-of-literature
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Susanta Meher, Tushar Subhadarshan Mishra, Prakash Kumar Sasmal, Rakesh Sharma, Bikram Rout
Umbilical Pilonidal Sinus (UPS) is a rare differential diagnosis of umbilical disease as encountered by general surgeons. They usually present with history of pain and umbilical discharge. Young active adolescent males with dense hairy abdomen with a deep naval are at risk of developing this disease. There are no consensus guidelines for the management of this disease probably because of its rarity. Treatment depends on the type of presentation. Most of the cases are managed by conservative treatment with hair extraction and personal hygiene...
September 2016: Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research: JCDR
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27790475/unique-application-of-cryocone-to-diagnose-umbilical-pilonidal-cyst
#5
Kimberly Mallin, Sudhakar Pemminati
Patients with umbilical disorders who present with complaints of a mass, pain, tenderness or discharge will typically have a differential diagnosis including umbilical hernias, pyogenic granuloma, endometriosis, Sister Mary Joseph nodule and urachal or epidermoid cysts. We would add the inclusion of pilonidal sinus disease and present the case of a patient with an umbilical pilonidal cyst. The use of a cryocone with lubricating jelly, in this case, proved to be an easy and convenient method that aided in visualization and diagnosis of this fairly uncommon condition...
September 2016: Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research: JCDR
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27779984/excision-and-primary-closure-may-be-the-better-option-in-the-surgical-management-of-pilonidal-disease-in-the-pediatric-population
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Jessica A Zagory, Jamie Golden, Kathleen Holoyda, Natalie Demeter, Nam X Nguyen
The optimal management of pilonidal disease in the pediatric population is still debated. We conducted a retrospective review of patients 21 years old and younger who underwent surgical management for pilonidal disease between 2009 and 2013 at a single pediatric institution. Sixty patients (41.7% male) were included in the analysis, with a mean age of 15.0 years (range, 13-20). Twelve (20%) had a prior drainage procedure for pilonidal abscess before the definitive operative treatment. After excision to the presacral fascia, 36 (60%) had primary closure, 17 (28...
October 2016: American Surgeon
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27723398/pilonidal-cyst-of-the-male-breast-barber-s-disease
#7
Rebecca Hughes, Fahad M Iqbal, Fathi Salem, Raghavan Vidya
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2016: British Journal of Hospital Medicine
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27697696/basal-cell-carcinoma-mimicking-pilonidal-sinus-a-case-report-with-literature-review
#8
Abdulwahid M Salih, F H Kakamad, Goran M Rauf
INTRODUCTION: Pilonidal sinus is a common benign disease that accounts for almost 15% of anal suppurations while basal cell carcinoma is the most common malignancy of the sun-exposed area occurring mainly on the head and neck. We report a case of basal cell carcinoma presented with signs and symptoms of PNS. A 40-year-old male presented with swelling of the lower back for 2 years. On examination, there was a round, mobile, soft 4×2.5cm mass on the sacrococcygeal area. Ultrasound showed subcutaneous cystic lesion...
September 28, 2016: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27644561/ambulatory-surgery-for-pilonidal-sinus-tract-excision-and-open-treatment-followed-by-at-home-irrigation
#9
Yutaro Yamashita, Hiroaki Nagae, Ichiro Hashimoto
Pilonidal sinus is a cystic disease that occurs most often in the sacrococcygeal region. Surgical excision and coverage with a skin flap require postoperative bed rest. Most affected patients are young adults who find it difficult to obtain adequate postoperative bed rest owing to their work. The purpose of this study is to review the effectiveness of our ambulatory surgery procedure for pilonidal sinus, which involves tract excision and open treatment followed by at-home irrigation. We reviewed the 9 cases of chronic pilonidal sinus treated at our out-patient clinic by ambulatory surgery consisting of open excision without skin closure...
2016: Journal of Medical Investigation: JMI
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27632446/pilonidal-sinus-disease-10-steps-to-optimize-care
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No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2016: Advances in Skin & Wound Care
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27632444/pilonidal-sinus-disease-10-steps-to-optimize-care
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Connie Harris, R Gary Sibbald, Asfandyar Mufti, Ranjani Somayaji
PURPOSE: To present a 10-step approach to the assessment and treatment of pilonidal sinus disease (PSD) and related wounds based on the Harris protocol, expert opinion, and a current literature review. TARGET AUDIENCE: This continuing education activity is intended for physicians and nurses with an interest in skin and wound care. OBJECTIVES: After participating in this educational activity, the participant should be better able to: ABSTRACT: Pilonidal sinus disease (PSD) is a common problem in young adults and particularly in males with a deep natal or intergluteal cleft and coarse body hair...
October 2016: Advances in Skin & Wound Care
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27632435/pilonidal-sinus-disease-persistent-quandaries
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(no author information available yet)
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
October 2016: Advances in Skin & Wound Care
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27629695/-pilonidal-sinus-secondary-wound-closure-vs-limberg-flap-cost-and-satisfaction-analysis
#13
P B Lebo, S Dahmann, E Sinkovits, M Meyer-Marcotty
BACKGROUND: After excision of a pilonidal sinus, several treatment options are possible, but no gold standard has been established. A literature review revealed no study comparing the costs and time off work after either secondary wound closure or treatment with a Limberg transposition flap. The aim of this study was to focus on these aspects by analysing the patients treated at the KlinikumStadtSoest. METHOD: Sixty patients with pilonidal sinus after excision were treated either by secondary wound closure or Limberg transposition flap at the KlinikumStadtSoest between 2011 and 2012...
September 15, 2016: Der Chirurg; Zeitschrift Für Alle Gebiete der Operativen Medizen
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27625543/recurrent-interdigital-pilonidal-sinus-in-a-dog-groomer
#14
Lauren Shikowitz-Behr, Alan M Freedman
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
August 2016: Journal of Hand and Microsurgery
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27622389/should-hidradenitis-suppurativa-acne-inversa-best-be-renamed-as-dissecting-terminal-hair-folliculitis
#15
WenChieh Chen, Gerd Plewig
Hidradenitis suppurativa/acne inversa is a diverse, enigmatic and distressful disease that has aroused growing interest in specialists from different disciplines. Both names describe its classical manifestations in the intertriginous regions and reflect the historical view of the disease definition, but cause confusions in the understanding of its pathogenesis and classification. In light of the advance in clinical, histopathological and pathophysiological findings, we propose the term "dissecting terminal hair folliculitis" (DTHF) to characterize its disease nature as folliculitis instead of acneiform disease or apocrine gland disorder...
September 13, 2016: Experimental Dermatology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27558283/epidemiology-clinical-presentation-and-therapeutic-approach-in-a-multicenter-series-of-dissecting-cellulitis-of-the-scalp
#16
Gonzalo Segurado-Miravalles, Camacho-Martínez Francisco, Salvador Arias-Santiago, Cristina Serrano-Falcón, Salvio Serrano-Ortega, Rita Rodrigues-Barata, Pedro Jaén Olasolo, Sergio Vañó-Galván
Dissecting cellulitis of the scalp (DCS) is a rare disorder in which inflammatory nodules, abscesses and sinuses may progress to scarring alopecia.(1) Along with hidradenitis suppurativa (HS), acne conglobate (AC) and pilonidal cyst, DCS forms the follicular occlusion tetrad.(2) These disorders share a similar etiology, in relation to hyperkeratosis, follicular occlusion and subsequent inflammation.(3) Although HS is a well-known entity, there are very few studies about the epidemiology, clinical profile and treatment of patients diagnosed with DCS...
August 25, 2016: Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology: JEADV
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27555172/impact-of-spinal-versus-general-anesthesia-on-postoperative-pain-and-long-term-recurrence-after-surgery-for-pilonidal-disease
#17
Markus M Luedi, Peter Kauf, Theo Evers, Heidi Sievert, Dietrich Doll
STUDY OBJECTIVE: To assess the effect of the kind of anesthesia on postoperative pain and long term recurrence rate in pilonidal sinus disease. DESIGN: Retrospective study. SETTING: Surgical departments of German Armed Forces Hospitals in Hamburg, Bad Zwischenahn and Hamm. PATIENTS: 583 pilonidal sinus disease (PSD) surgery patients operated for pilonidal disease. INTERVENTION: Interview of randomly selected patients, who had been followed up to 20years after PSD surgery...
September 2016: Journal of Clinical Anesthesia
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27551895/endoscopic-pilonidal-abscess-treatment-a-novel-approach-for-the-treatment-of-pilonidal-abscess
#18
Y Jain, M A Javed, S Singh, S Rout, H Joshi, R Rajaganeshan
INTRODUCTION Pilonidal abscess is a common surgical emergency. Conventional treatment with incision and drainage is associated with significant postoperative morbidity. We report our initial experience of using minimally invasive endoscopic technique for the treatment of pilonidal abscesses, referred to as endoscopic pilonidal abscess treatment (EPAT). MATERIALS AND METHODS A prospective database of all patients undergoing EPAT between January 2015 and March 2016 at Whiston Hospital was maintained. Data regarding patient demographics, peroperative variables and postoperative follow-up were recorded...
August 23, 2016: Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27551169/modified-primary-closure-method-for-the-treatment-of-pilonidal-sinus
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Sukru Arslan, Erdem Karadeniz, Gurkan Ozturk, Bulent Aydinli, Muhammed Cagri Bayraktutan, Sabri Selcuk Atamanalp
OBJECTIVE: Pilonidal sinus (PS) is considered to be the acquired disease of especially in the sacrococcygeal region. Various primary or secondary or flap methods, accompanied by one of local curettage, phenol application, electro-cauterization and total sinus excision methods, are used for the treatment of pilonidal sinus. However, currently there is not a single widely accepted treatment method. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Ninety-eight patients who had operation for PS in Atatürk University, Department of General Surgery between January 2012 and August 2014 were included in this study...
June 2016: Eurasian Journal of Medicine
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27547929/-sacral-skin-elasticity-establishing-a-non-invasive-mechanical-method-for-measurement
#20
S Dahmann, P B Lebo, D Görlich, M V Meyer-Marcotty
OBJECTIVE: Some patients with sacral scars, e. g. those developing after pilonidal sinus surgery, report discomfort when sitting or putting strain on the scars. In order to establish objective criteria for the assessment of this kind of discomfort and for the evaluation of scar quality after various types of surgical interventions, it is of interest to provide a method which enables physicians to assess skin quality in the sacral region. For this purpose, we developed a mechanical, non-invasive, fast and cost-neutral method for the measurement of skin distensibility and mobility...
August 2016: Handchirurgie, Mikrochirurgie, Plastische Chirurgie
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