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Pilonidal cyst involving the clitoris in an 8-year-old girl--a case report and literature review.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21034925     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Pilonidal disease is common among adolescents and adults, mainly located in the sacral area. Pilonidal disease involving the clitoris is extremely rare and has not been described in premenarcheal girls. We present a case of a recurrent pilonidal periclitoral cyst in an 8-year-old girl which was surgically treated.
Authors:
Esther Maor-Sagie; Dan Arbell; Diana Prus; Eduardo Israel; Avi Benshushan
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of pediatric surgery     Volume:  45     ISSN:  1531-5037     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Pediatr. Surg.     Publication Date:  2010 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-11-01     Completed Date:  2010-11-30     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0052631     Medline TA:  J Pediatr Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  e27-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright © 2010 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center, P.O.B. 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel. estigal02@yahoo.com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Child
Clitoris*
Diagnosis, Differential
Female
Gynecologic Surgical Procedures / methods
Humans
Pilonidal Sinus / pathology*,  surgery
Vulvar Neoplasms / pathology*,  surgery

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