The diagnosis of Pilonidal sinus requires a physical exam & doctor may ask a few questions about the symptoms, what supplements or medications you take and from how long you had this problem. A pilonidal cyst looks such as a lump, or swelling, or sometimes indicated by an abscess at the cleft of the buttocks. It may be a draining area (sinus) that leads to or bleeding. The location of the cyst at the top of the buttocks, and sometimes blood tests may be required for diagnosis.
The modern daycare treatment of infected pilonidal sinus does not cause pain or intense discomfort. An advanced laser-assisted surgery can help resolve this condition. The surgery intends to clean out the infected area and remove the pit so that infection does not recur. A patient can resume his normal routine activities after 2 - 3 days.