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A 23-year-old female asked:

How long does a strong steriod cream take to relieve itching from lichens sclerosis?

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 58 years experience
Varies: Usually relief begins in a few days with clobetasol or augmented beta methasone. Many are cured by 1 or 2 months of this. Some need chronic care. A few fail to respond.

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