"Pilonidal Sinus" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A hair-containing cyst or sinus, occurring chiefly in the coccygeal region.
- Pilonidal Sinus
- Sinus, Pilonidal
- Pilonidal Cyst
- Cyst, Pilonidal
- Cysts, Pilonidal
- Pilonidal Cysts
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Pilonidal Sinus" by people in Profiles.
Fitzpatrick EB, Chesley PM, Oguntoye MO, Maykel JA, Johnson EK, Steele SR. Pilonidal disease in a military population: how far have we really come? Am J Surg. 2014 Jun; 207(6):907-14.
Vaughn CJ, Lalikos JF. The use of acellular dermal regeneration template for recalcitrant pilonidal disease. J Wound Care. 2011 Jun; 20(6):275-7.