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I have lichen sclerosis on vulva but also spreads up anus..using clobetasol the skin up my anus seems to be thickening despite using cream daily-Why?

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In brief: Lichen sclerosis

Perhaps you have something else in addition to lichen sclerosis.
I suggest you see your doctor for a complete diagnosis. A biopsy is needed to confirm your diagnosis. You may need a combination of medicines. Because cloberasol is a high strength steriod it should be used sparingly

In brief: Lichen sclerosis

Perhaps you have something else in addition to lichen sclerosis.
I suggest you see your doctor for a complete diagnosis. A biopsy is needed to confirm your diagnosis. You may need a combination of medicines. Because cloberasol is a high strength steriod it should be used sparingly
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