Comparison of modified Limberg flap transposition and lateral advancement flap transposition with Burow's triangle in the treatment of pilonidal sinus disease


Saydam M., Ozturk B., Sinan H., Balta A. Z. , DEMİR P., Ozer M. T. , ...More

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.210, no.4, pp.772-777, 2015 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 210 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2015.03.031
  • Journal Name: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.772-777

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Although many options exist for surgical treatment of pilonidal sinus disease (PSD), consensus has not yet been achieved, as all surgical methods have various rates of complications, postoperative infection, and recurrence.