balanitis xerotica obliterans

(redirected from lichen sclerosis of penis)

bal·a·ni·tis xe·ro·ti·ca ob·li·te·rans

lichen sclerosus et atrophicus of the glans penis, which may result in meatal stenosis.
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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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Balanitis xerotica obliterans (BXO)

A chronic, progressive, hardening skin inflammation of the penis.
Mentioned in: Phimosis
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