cleft

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cleft

1. a fissure or crevice
2. (of leaves) having one or more incisions reaching nearly to the midrib
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It is common in hair dressers (Seen in interdigital clefts) and jeep drivers.
Pilonidal sinus disease was commonly seen in Jeep drivers of the army in Second World War, probably due to long hours of sitting, sweating and driving on bumpy roads and thus also called as the "Jeep Disease." A similar condition is seen in the interdigital clefts of barbers in which the customer's hair are the culprits of a chronic sinus.