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Lichen Sclerosus Jul 2nd, 2019

Lichen sclerosus (LS) is a chronic skin condition mainly affecting the genital area in females.  It can present at any age but tends to have two peaks of onset:  prepubertal and peri/postmenopausal.  The actual cause is unknown.  Genetics, hormones, immune system abnormalities, and infections have been suggested contributing factors.  ...