https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pilonidal-cyst/symptoms-causes/syc-20376329

Nov 21, 2018 ... A pilonidal cyst is almost always located near the tailbone at the top of the cleft of the buttocks. Pilonidal cysts usually occur when hair ...

https://www.medicinenet.com/pilonidal_cyst/article.htm

Pilonidal cysts are caused by groups of hairs and debris trapped in the pores of the skin in the upper cleft of the buttock, forming an abscess. Risk factors for ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23913265

Pediatr Surg Int. 2014 May;30(5):545-8. doi: 10.1007/s00383-013-3363-z. Epub 2013 Aug 4. Müllerian-type, cutaneous ciliated cyst in the gluteal cleft mimicking  ...

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/317996.php

Jun 20, 2017 ... A pilonidal cyst develops in the cleft between the buttocks — the intergluteal cleft. Just as any other cyst, a pilonidal cyst can become infected ...

https://uvahealth.com/services/dermatology/pilonidal-cyst

A pilonidal cyst is a fluid-filled defect at the base of the spine, or “tailbone” area. The terms cyst, sinus, and abscess refer to different stages of the disease ...

https://www.amboss.com/us/knowledge/Pilonidal_cyst

A pilonidal cyst (intergluteal pilonidal disease) is a skin condition caused by local inflammation of the superior midline gluteal cleft, which may progress to…

https://www.fascrs.org/patients/disease-condition/pilonidal-disease

Figure 1: Pilonidal disease affects the buttock crease area. Two small ... After that age, hair shafts thin out and soften and the depth of the buttock cleft lessens.

https://www.uptodate.com/contents/management-of-intergluteal-pilonidal-disease

UpToDate, electronic clinical resource tool for physicians and patients that provides information on Adult Primary Care and Internal Medicine, Allergy and ...

https://www.nationwidechildrens.org/conditions/pilonidal-disease

Pilonidal disease is a condition that affects mainly teenagers and young adults. A pilonidal sinus is a small hole under the skin between the buttocks cheeks.

https://www.verywellhealth.com/treatment-for-pilonidal-cyst-1124172

Some debate exists as to not only how to best surgically treat a pilonidal cyst but also what causes it. A pilonidal cyst occurs at the level of the intergluteal cleft ...