What is the role of imaging studies in the workup of pilonidal disease?

Updated: Jun 11, 2018
  • Author: M Chance Spalding, DO, PhD; Chief Editor: John Geibel, MD, MSc, DSc, AGAF  more...
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Imaging studies are not routinely obtained for pinodal disease; however, there have been reports of complicated disease progressing to osteomyelitis, necrotizing fasciitis, toxic shock syndrome, and meningitis. [11]


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