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Thu May 13, 2021 10:24 am
Forum: Expert clinic on lichen sclerosus
Topic: emollients & moisturisers
Replies: 1
Views: 302

emollients & moisturisers

What is the difference between Emollients and Moisturisers? And is there a correct way to apply?
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Mon May 10, 2021 11:23 am
Forum: Expert clinic on lichen sclerosus
Topic: urination
Replies: 1
Views: 416

urination

Does the more acidic urine of night time and early morning urination cause repeated damage to sensitive skin, so that healing potential is compromised?

If so, what are the solutions please?
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Mon May 10, 2021 11:22 am
Forum: Expert clinic on lichen sclerosus
Topic: undetermined diagnosis
Replies: 1
Views: 233

undetermined diagnosis

I have had LS on my neck for a number of years which was diagnosed via a biopsy from a dermatologist and have recently discovered a patch on my vagina. I saw my GP about it and she gave me dermovate ointment and sent me on my way saying it might be Lichen Sclerosis, should I have pushed for a dermat...
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Mon May 10, 2021 10:05 am
Forum: Expert clinic on lichen sclerosus
Topic: severe itch
Replies: 1
Views: 241

severe itch

I am a 70 year old diabetic who was diagnosed with lichen sclerosis 5 years ago. I have suffered from vulva / vagina itch for years, thinking it was yeast infections and treating myself. I have been using Clobetasol only when I had severe itching and sparingly because I was told by my male gynaecolo...
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Mon May 10, 2021 10:03 am
Forum: Expert clinic on lichen sclerosus
Topic: persistant symptoms
Replies: 2
Views: 229

persistant symptoms

When symptoms persist after tapering to twice a week on the three month BAD guidelines treatment, what advice is given to the patient? This is a common problem on social media.
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Mon May 10, 2021 10:02 am
Forum: Expert clinic on lichen sclerosus
Topic: LS and urinary problems
Replies: 1
Views: 151

LS and urinary problems

What is your opinion on LS causing urinary problems?
I've spoken to a lot of women lately, via a Facebook self help/support group, who all have urinary problems.
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Mon May 10, 2021 10:01 am
Forum: Expert clinic on lichen sclerosus
Topic: steroids
Replies: 1
Views: 148

steroids

Dr Goldstein carried out a study where he saw that once steroids are applied to the skin, the cells are changed forever and therefore a biopsy needs to be done before any steroid is used - have you seen this as well?
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Mon May 10, 2021 10:00 am
Forum: Expert clinic on lichen sclerosus
Topic: diet/hormones
Replies: 1
Views: 254

diet/hormones

Is there any link between diet/hormones and lichen sclerosus? (If no, is this because of a lack of funding for research?)
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Mon May 10, 2021 10:00 am
Forum: Expert clinic on lichen sclerosus
Topic: potential treatments
Replies: 1
Views: 260

potential treatments

Are there any other potential treatments?
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Mon May 10, 2021 9:59 am
Forum: Expert clinic on lichen sclerosus
Topic: lichenification
Replies: 1
Views: 254

lichenification

Can Lichenification take place inside the vaginal hole? (High vaginal swab is coming back negative and so is a urine test)
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