Author | Joe Nellis, DO


Interdigital Pilonidal Sinus

September 14, 2005

In the web space of his left hand, a 50-year-old barber had a painful cystlike lesion. The lesion had recurred intermittently, despite oral antibiotic treatment and warm compresses. The patient's father, also a barber, had a similar, more severe condition, which eventually required surgical intervention.