Vulvar Lichen Sclerosus

Known as: Lichen Sclerosus, Vulvar, Vulvae, Kraurosis, Kraurosis Vulvae 
A chronic inflammatory disorder of unknown etiology that affects the vulva. It is characterized by the development of white elevated plaques in the… (More)
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2012
2012
INTRODUCTION Vulvar lichen sclerosus (LS) is a chronic inflammatory and mutilating disease, which goes often undetected for years… (More)
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2010
2010
OBJECTIVE We investigated the presence of the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) and human papillomavirus (HPV) in patients with vulvar… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
Lichen sclerosus et atrophicus is a chronic inflammatory disorder that mainly affects girls of premenarchial age and women in… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVE To describe the rate of vulvar lichen sclerosus in 1 general gynecology practice. STUDY DESIGN A database of 1,675… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE To record the clinical features, symptomatic response to topical steroids, and resolution of clinical signs in a large… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND Lichen sclerosus is a chronic cutaneous disorder with a predilection for the vulva. The etiology is unknown… (More)
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2003
2003
The treatment of vulvar lichen sclerosus is generally considered difficult. Ultrapotent corticosteroids represent the most… (More)
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2002
2002
Risk factors for vulvar squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) are human papilloma virus (HPV) infections and lichen sclerosus (LS). The… (More)
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Review
1995
Review
1995
Lichen sclerosus, usually appearing in the dermatologic literature under the names of lichen sclerosus et atrophicus, balanitis… (More)
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1991
1991
Biopsies taken from vulvar lesions in 12 women affected by vulvar lichen sclerosus et atrophicus (LSA) have been processed for… (More)
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