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Lichen sclerosus is a long-term non-contagious condition that usually affects the genital and anal areas. The condition may have several symptoms and it usually improves on its own.
Doctors don't know the exact cause of lichen sclerosus. Some doctors think a too active immune system and hormone problems may play a role.
Lichen sclerosus is a rare condition that leads to white patches and thinning of the skin and can be diagnose either by a physical examination or by a test of tissue under the microscope.
Lichen sclerosus is a rare condition that leads to white patches and thinning of the skin.
In some cases, the symptoms of lichen sclerosus may not show up. But, in cases they do show it includes, itching, discomfort, and white spots on the skin.
Surgery, circumcision therapy, ointment are some treatment of lichen sclerosus.