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Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-08-29T14:10:14-0400
A randomised controlled trial of Lichen Sclerosus in a period of six months measuring Quality of Life and sexuality among women with Lichen Sclerosus.
Lichen sclerosus (LS) is a skin condition of the external genitals (vulva) of women. LS causes vulvar itching, pain, and burning. In addition, LS causes scarring of the vulva which may cau...
15 patients with biopsy proven active vulvar lichen sclerosus will be recruited by a clinic specializing in vulvar disorders. This study consists of a 2 week screening period and a 12-week...
This study evaluates the efficacy of Nd:Yttrium Aluminum Garnet Laser (Nd:YAG) Treatment of Lichen sclerosus in comparison with topical corticosteroid treatment. Half of participants will ...
This study is being done to compare the effects, good and bad, of radiofrequency laser treatment and clobetasol proprionate .05% ointment on vulvar lichen sclerosus.
Lichen sclerosus is a chronic inflammatory dermatological condition with a predilection for the anogenital area.
Vulval lichen sclerosus (VLS) is a chronic inflammatory skin condition affecting the anogenital area in women. Serious long-term consequences of VLS include the risk of developing squamous cell carcin...
Molecular alterations in lichen sclerosus-associated vulvar squamous cell carcinoma (LS-VSCC) are largely unknown.
Skin sclerosis is a hallmark of morphea (localized scleroderma), lichen sclerosus (LiS) and systemic sclerosis (SSc). Genital LiS is significantly more frequent in patients with morphea , but its p...
Morphea and lichen sclerosus et atrophicus (LSA) are two diseases that show considerable clinical and histopathological similarity and have been known to coexist in the same patient. Whether the two c...
Atrophy and shriveling of the SKIN of the VULVA that is characterized by the whitish LICHEN SCLEROSUS appearance, inflammation, and PRURITUS.
A chronic inflammatory mucocutaneous disease usually affecting the female genitalia (VULVAR LICHEN SCLEROSUS) and BALANITIS XEROTICA OBLITERANS in males. It is also called white spot disease and Csillag's disease.
Oral lesions accompanying cutaneous lichen planus or often occurring alone. The buccal mucosa, lips, gingivae, floor of the mouth, and palate are usually affected (in a descending order of frequency). Typically, oral lesions consist of radiating white or gray, velvety, threadlike lines, arranged in a reticular pattern, at the intersection of which there may be minute, white, elevated dots or streaks (Wickham's striae). (Jablonski, Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry)
The largest family of lichen-forming fungi.
The photography of images produced on a fluorescent screen by X-rays.