lichen sclerosis et atrophicus

lichen sclerosis et atrophicus

a chronic skin disease characterized by white flat papules and black hard follicular plugs. In advanced cases the papules tend to coalesce into large white patches of thin pruritic skin. Lesions often occur on the torso and in the anogenital regions. Also called white spot disease. See also kraurosis vulvae.
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Lichen sclerosus et atrophicus

balanitis xerotica obliterans

A condition characterised by white plaques on the glans penis and prepuce that arises in a background of phimosis, carcinoma in situ or invasive squamous cell carcinoma.
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Detection of Borrelia Burgdorferi DNA (B gainii or B afzelii) in morphea and lichen sclerosis et atrophicus tissue of German and Japanese but not of us patients.
Initially, lichen sclerosis et atrophicus, atrophoderma of Pasini-Pierini, sarcoidosis, mycosis fungoides, post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation were considered in the differential diagnosis of our case.