Pilonidal Cyst (cont.)
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As previously mentioned, some individuals with a pilonidal cyst may be asymptomatic, and the only finding may be a dimple or an opening in the skin (sinus tract) in the sacrococcygeal area. However, if the pilonidal cyst becomes infected, the following signs and symptoms may develop:
Less commonly, pilonidal cysts can develop in other areas of the body such as the hands.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/13/2014
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