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Symptoms Of Female Genital Lichen Sclerosis
I was diagnosed with lichen sclerosis in 2010 in the genital. It's back now and worse than ever. Blister, cuts, itchy. What can I use now to stop itch?
Hydrocortisone: Possibly the recommendation will again be the Hydrocortisone cream but perhaps for a longer but spaced out time. See your doctor again to be sure. I hope it goes well, try not to worry it seems to be not too unusual. Here's a link: http://www.Medicinenet.Com/lichen_sclerosus/article.Htm. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lichen sclerosus appears as itchy, pale, fragile patches of skin usually involving the external genitalia and perianal areas, but occasionally seen on the breasts or elsewhere. Most common in postmenopausal women, occasionally seen children and men. Untreated ls can cause permanent scarring so proper diagnosis ...Read more
I hv few white patches on genital area. Went for doc she said i hv herpes simplex n gv me vicide cream n ceritec. Or it is just lichen sclerosis?
Anything new for lichen sclerosis? I have tried steroid creams, other creams and uvb lights. I have it in genital area plus stomach and breasts.Help!
Well!: Many years ago i used hypnosis for lichen planus (itchy scales all over body). I "suggested" under hypnosis that the scales would fall off. That night when she undressed the scales fell off and she had to get a brush and pan to sweep them up. Skin cells originate from the same cells that are used to create the brain and probably explains why a skin disease responds to such treatment. ...Read more
Very uncommon in men: Urologists call it balanitis xerotica obliterans. It is like leathery white skin which does not stretch. Most commonly affects foreskin ; thus seen mostly in uncircumcised men ; strong indication for circumcision. Occasioanlly affects penile glans, especally aound urethral meatus causing meatal stenosis. Needs 2b excised when causing small contracted opening or constricting glanular urethra. ...Read more
Can any docs tell me what are some symptoms of penile lichen sclerosis been to a few derms all have differ options had biopsy still in pain5 years now?
Biopsy: might be lichen sclerosis. ObGyn is in doubt. Symptoms: severe burning redness lots of small veigns no white spots no scarring. Diff diagn?
Diagnose 2 yrs ago w/ vulvar lichen sclerosis n 2008. Haven't bin ck'd since. Clitoris disapprng. Is this serious?
Do you have successful experience treating lichen sclerosis? I recently read about treating with stem cell lift method. Is this done in dallas?
Lichen sclerosis: A tapering dose of stoic ointment is usually successful. Make sure that you are using clobetasol ointment and not cream as ointment (petroleum-based) will not wash off. If not improved, i would seek out specialized treatment centers for vulvar disorders. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The major organs of the reproductive system includes, the external genitalia (penis and vulva) as well as a number of internal organs including the gamete producing gonads (testicles and ovaries). Diseases of the human reproductive system are very common and widespread, particularly ...Read more
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