El liquen escleroso, anteriormente llamado liquen escleroso y atrófico, es una enfermedad inflamatoria crónica de la piel, caracterizada por la presencia de. Liquen escleroso. Lichen sclerosus. Aurora Guerraa. a Servicio de Dermatolog ??a. Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre. Madrid. Espa??a. Read. —El liquen escleroso, anteriormente llamado liquen escleroso y atrófico, es una enfermedad inflamatoria crónica de la piel, caracterizada por la presencia de.
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Subscriber If you already have your login data, please click here. Mayo Clinic Marketplace Check out these best-sellers and special offers on books and newsletters from Mayo Clinic. Schlosser BJ, et al. Kiquen raras ocasiones, el liquen escleroso puede causar estiramiento y adelgazamiento del prepucio en los hombres no circuncidados. Are you a health professional able to prescribe or dispense drugs?
There may be extragenital lesions, but most appear in the genital area. Cases of LS coexisting with lichen planus and morphea lesions have been repeatedly esclerowo, with both at the same time, and even with systemic scleroderma. It occurs in females with an average age of diagnosis of 7.
Cutaneous keratosis, ulcer, atrophy, and necrobiosis L82—L94— Thinning of the ilquen may also occur. Cochrane Database Systematic Reviews. People with lichen sclerosus are also at an increased risk of squamous cell carcinoma of the affected area.
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All articles are subjected to a rigorous process of revision in pairs, and careful editing for literary and scientific style. Cutaneous lupus erythematosus chronic: International Society for Study of Vulvar Disease classification system. Lichen sclerosus may have a genetic component. In males, it has been reported that circumcision can have positive effects, but does not necessarily prevent against further flares of the disease  and does not protect against the possibility of cancer.
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References Ferri FF, et al. Retrieved from ” https: Overview Lichen sclerosus LIE-kun skluh-ROW-sus is an uncommon condition that creates patchy, white skin that appears thinner than normal. Signs and symptoms usually affect the skin of the genital and anal areas, but may also affect the skin of the upper body, upper arms and breasts. Fistarol SK, et al.
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Ofori AO, et al. LS can occur without symptoms.
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To improve our services and products, we use “cookies” own or third parties authorized to show advertising related to client preferences through the analyses of navigation customer behavior. Scratching has been theorized to increase cancer risks. Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research; Lichen sclerosus often occurs in postmenopausal women, but also in men and children. Subscribe to our Newsletter. InLS linked with Borrelia infection.
The risk of lichen sclerosus is higher for postmenopausal women, although it can occur in men and children. What’s new in dermatology? Go to the members area of the website of the AEDV, https: Schlosser BJ, et al. Although it is not clear what causes LS, several theories have been postulated.
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Lichen sclerosus in genital area Lichen sclerosus may affect skin on any part of your body, but most often involves the skin of the vulva, foreskin of the penis or skin in the anal area.
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