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What are the complications of a pilonidal cyst?

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The complications of a pilonidal cyst may include the following:

  • Abscess formation.
  • Recurrence of the pilonidal cyst.
  • Systemic infection (infection that spreads throughout the body).
  • Squamous cell carcinoma (the development of a form of skin cancer within the cyst).

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