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ALLMedicine™ Lichen Simplex Chronicus Center

Research & Reviews  65 results

Efficacy and Safety of Liquid Nitrogen Cryotherapy for Lichen Simplex Chronicus: A Meta...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000518897
Dermatology (Basel, Switzerland); Zhong L, Wang Q et. al.

Aug 27th, 2021 - Lichen simplex chronicus (LSC) is characterized by localized lichenification and intense itching. It has been reported that the added use of liquid nitrogen cryotherapy (LNC) for LSC has significant efficacy and notable safety. Therefore, we condu...

Interleukin 36 expression in psoriasis variants and other dermatologic diseases with ps...
https://doi.org/10.1111/cup.14115
Journal of Cutaneous Pathology; Aquino TM, Calvarido MG et. al.

Aug 5th, 2021 - Elevated epidermal interleukin (IL)-36 expression distinguishes psoriasis from eczematous dermatitis, but other psoriasiform dermatitides (PDs) have not been thoroughly investigated for IL-36 expression. In this study, we assess the IL-36 staining...

Scalp dysaesthesia and lichen simplex chronicus: diagnostic and therapeutic update with...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ced.14808
Clinical and Experimental Dermatology; Starace M, Iorizzo M et. al.

Jun 18th, 2021 - Scalp dysaesthesia, considered a variant of the cutaneous dysaesthesia syndrome, is characterized by chronic sensory symptoms, including pruritus, pain, burning and stinging in a well-defined location, without objective findings. Its aetiology is ...

Comparison of efficacy and safety of high-intensity focused ultrasound at different pow...
https://doi.org/10.1080/02656736.2021.1926561
International Journal of Hyperthermia : the Official Jour... Li L, He S et. al.

May 21st, 2021 - To compare the efficacy and safety of the treatment of vulvar lichen simplex chronicus (VLSC) using high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) at different powers. This retrospective study included 152 patients with VLSC. Among these patients, 70 we...

Scabies-induced lichen simplex chronicus misdiagnosed as psychogenic pruritus: a case r...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7887785
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Emmanuel OM, Karovska AV et. al.

Feb 18th, 2021 - Lichen simplex chronicus has been defined as a localized skin condition characterized by thickening, hyperpigmentation and accentuated skin markings from chronic itching and from repeated scratching. The affected skin area is usually described as ...

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Guidelines  2 results

Diagnosis and Management of Vulvar Skin Disorders: ACOG Practice Bulletin Summary, Numb...
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000003945
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Jun 27th, 2020 - Vulvar skin disorders include a variety of inflammatory conditions of the vulva that also may affect the extragenital area. Pruritus and pain are two of the most common presenting symptoms in vulvar clinics (). Vulvovaginal symptoms often are chro...

Diagnosis and Management of Vulvar Skin Disorders: ACOG Practice Bulletin, Number 224.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000003944
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Jun 27th, 2020 - Vulvar skin disorders include a variety of inflammatory conditions of the vulva that also may affect the extragenital area. Pruritus and pain are two of the most common presenting symptoms in vulvar clinics (). Vulvovaginal symptoms often are chro...

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News  21 results

Three-Step Approach May Help Relieve One of the Itchiest Vulvar Conditions
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/937976

Sep 24th, 2020 - A three-step approach may help relieve itch in patients with lichen simplex chronicus, "one of the itchiest conditions that we ever see on the vulva," an expert advised at the virtual conference on diseases of the vulva and vagina, hosted by the I...

Three-Step Approach May Help Relieve One of the Itchiest Vulvar Conditions
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/937976

Sep 24th, 2020 - A three-step approach may help relieve itch in patients with lichen simplex chronicus, "one of the itchiest conditions that we ever see on the vulva," an expert advised at the virtual conference on diseases of the vulva and vagina, hosted by the I...

Persistent vulvar itch: What is the diagnosis?
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/211351/gynecology/persistent-vulvar-itch-what-diagnosis?channel=29411
Kerrie G. Satcher, MD, Stephanie J. Carstens, MD et. al.

Oct 31st, 2019 - Genital lichen simplex chronicus Lichen simplex chronicus (LSC) is an inflammatory skin condition that develops secondary to persistent rubbing or scratching of skin. Although LSC can occur anywhere on the body, genital LSC develops in association.

Start From Scratch
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/209817/dermatology/start-scratch/page/0/1?channel=203

Oct 10th, 2019 - DISCUSSION Lichen simplex chronicus (LSC), previously known as neurodermatitis, is quite common but frequently misdiagnosed. Patients often report that their condition started with a bug bite or poison ivy—a provocation that gets the patient in th.

4-year-old girl • genital discomfort and dysuria • clitoral hood swelling • Blood blister on the labia minora • Dx?
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/202587/pediatrics/page/0/1?channel=271
MDedge Family Medicine;

Jun 10th, 2019 - The differential diagnosis for prepubertal LS includes vitiligo, lichen planus, lichen simplex chronicus, psoriasis, eczema, vulvovaginitis, contact dermatitis, and trauma. 2,7 On average, it takes 1 to 2 years after onset of symptoms before a corr.

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