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How can I cure the lichen simplex chronicus on my scrotum?

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Dr. Norman Levine
Dermatology

In brief: Lichen simplex

This problem occurs because of excess scratching and rubbing.
Topical corticosteroids such as Hydrocortisone 1% can be helpful. A prescription drug, Protopic ointment is another alternative. Applying ice to the itchy areas can reduce the symptoms.

In brief: Lichen simplex

This problem occurs because of excess scratching and rubbing.
Topical corticosteroids such as Hydrocortisone 1% can be helpful. A prescription drug, Protopic ointment is another alternative. Applying ice to the itchy areas can reduce the symptoms.
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