Pus boil at back
I am diabetic.i got a pus boil at my lower back.I consulted a general physician and he said it is type of sinus boil.Since it is a second time happening he said will have to do surgery to remove that part of skin.Please advise what it exactly the problem
Doctor Answers (1) on Pus boil at back
Greetings. Yes, sinus is a kind of a blind " tunnel " that opens onto the skin and as a result of collections and secretions, it can get infected and you would have symptoms like that of a boil. If it is a confirmed sinus, better get it removed surgically. Sinus in the upper buttock / sacral region may be a pilonidal sinus.
see a qualified surgeon near you
Flag this answer
1/1 people found this helpful
Was this answer helpful?