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Suggest treatment for lichen sclerosus

My wife is 65 years old and had a total hysterectomy over twenty years ago. She has since been on hormone replacement therapy . Off and on for the past two years, she has experienced fissures between the labia and at the perineum . She doesn't...
 

Suggest medication for lichen sclerosus

medicine for lichen sclerosis ?
 

Suggest treatment for lichen sclerosus

Is this discharge normal? I have been in noreisterone for 1 year due to heavy periods and have tried XXXXXXX pill die to not being able to take normal pill as have heart condition and advised against by GP and Cardiologist. So i havent had a...
 

What causes lichen sclerosus?

Update for Dr. Asmeet XXXXXXX Sawhney. My dermatologist finally gave me the news that I had lichen sclerosis last week. He did not order a biopsy to confirm, which I thought was standard procedure. He prescribed Triamcinolone Acetonide USP cream...
 

What causes lichen sclerosus?

Is there a cure for lichen sclerosis and what causes it?
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Suggest medication for lichen sclerosus

Am wanting to know what you prescribe to a patient that is diagnosed with Lichen Sclerosus? I have this condition in the areas of my vagina and colon area. Is there a cure for this problem? It is not painful ...
 

Suggest treatment for lichen sclerosus

Hi I am a 54 year old white female, I am in good health for the most part. I eat healthy! Drink red wine occasionally and don t smoke or do recreation drugs. I worked in healthcare for 20+yrs. I was being treated some 9yrs ago for a stricted...
 

What causes lichen sclerosus?

What is Lichen Sclerosus? My 87 yr old Mother had a white spot between her anus and vaginal area and was examined by her gynecologist. He took a sample to have it diagnosed for cancer or non ...
 

Suggest proper treatment for lichen sclerosus

I have lichens desease, I take a lot of medication for different things. But lately my genital area where the lichens is has been feeling irritaded and swelled. I use clobetasol but its not even working now. is it possible the medications I take...
 

Is Triamcinolone acetonide a cure for Lichen sclerosus?

I have been taking arimidex about 4 years and I have developed lichen schlerosis. I am using triamcinolone acetonide .01 twice a day. I was wondering if this will go away when Im off the irmidex and is this a safe dosage to be taking for an...
 

Suggest treatment for scarred vulva, narrowed opening and lichen sclerosus

My daughter has lichen sclerosis. Today she was told by the gynecologist that the vulva is scarred and the opening has narrowed. She is very upset as she believes she will not be able to have a relationship again. She is using a cream and has been...
 

Does UV radiation help in treating lichen sclerosus?

I have lichen sclerosis and noticed when I was tanning for a trip that it completely disappeared and I was symptom free for about two months. We came home from holidays and it flared up again so I went to the tanning salon and after one 5 min...
 

What causes vaginal bleeding in an elderly person with lichen sclerosus?

I am 80 years. I found blob of blood in my panties after Thanksigiving evening. What does this mwan? What could cause it? No pain. Next day only a tan spot in panties,. Day after no blood. I have lichen sclerosis of the vulva. Didn t feel anything...
 

Have Vulvar Lichen Sclerosus and is spreading.Using Monistat. Is it harmful?

I have vulvar lichjen sclerosus and even with using Vanicream soap ( paraben free)) and a steroid cream, it is still spreading. I feel itchy and burny sometimes and think maybe it s a yeast infection , so I have used monistat. Is that common to...
 

Can Lichen Sclerosus (LS) be treated, steroid cream offering little relief?

I have LS. It s very itchy. I use steroid cream twice a day, however, it s not getting better. What alternative methods I can use to stop itching. I also massage the area with coconut oil and wash regularly with plain water. Any suggestions. Thank...
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I'm a black woman with a really light discoloration on my vagina and it's irritated and itchy
Hi, Thanks for writing to us. Going by the description, lichen sclerosus et atrophicus should be ruled out in your case. it causes severely itchy white spots and may also lead to narrowing of genitals. We precribe potent steroid and tacrolimus ointment for the same. Hope this helped. Take care
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