Pomeranz a The Ronald O. This raises the question of vulvar screening. LS is a chronic inflammatory disease that was first identified in Fistarol and Itin, Drugs with antihistamine and sedative properties, such as doxepin 10—20 mg at nightcan be helpful in controlling nocturnal scratching E4. Conclusion The examples of these four frequent vulvar dermatoses underscore the importance of considering a wide range of diagnoses to obtain an accurate diagnosis. Erosive VLP can result in an alteration of the normal architecture including the development of vaginal adhesions, stenosis, and in severe cases complete closure of the vaginal canal Lewis, This should explain why mean interval between symptoms and diagnosis is reported to be around 1.
The clinical features, malignant potential, and systemic associations of oral lichen planus:
Nine criteria were gathered of which three should be present to support the diagnostic: Systemic oral corticoids are considered when topical treatments fail. Open in a separate window. Sexually transmitted diseases treatment guidelines Lichen planus Nomenclature LP is a chronic autoimmune disorder that can affect the skin and mucous membranes including the vulva and vagina Schlosser and Mirowski, Level-of-evidence codes Evidence for the statements made in this article is graded according to a modification of the NHMRC system for assessing the level of evidence. However, the exact etiology remains unclear.