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Lichen Sclerosus et Atrophicus (Lichen Sclerosus)

A chronic inflammatory mucocutaneous disease usually affecting the female genitalia (VULVAR LICHEN SCLEROSUS) and BALANITIS XEROTICA OBLITERANS in males. It is also called white spot disease and Csillag's disease.
Also Known As:
Lichen Sclerosus; Lichen Sclerosis; Lichen Sclerosis et Atrophicus; Lichen Scleroses; Scleroses, Lichen; Sclerosis, Lichen; Sclerosus, Lichen
Networked: 583 relevant articles (59 outcomes, 58 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Localized Scleroderma (Morphea)
2. Skin Diseases (Skin Disease)
3. Pruritus (Itching)
4. Prurigo
5. Hyperplasia

Experts

1. Gambichler, Thilo: 7 articles (07/2013 - 02/2002)
2. Kreuter, Alexander: 7 articles (07/2013 - 02/2002)
3. Wojnarowska, F: 7 articles (07/2010 - 01/2000)
4. Bunker, C B: 6 articles (10/2022 - 09/2004)
5. Altmeyer, P: 6 articles (02/2012 - 01/2001)
6. Kreuter, A: 6 articles (02/2012 - 01/2001)
7. Wojnarowska, Fenella: 6 articles (12/2011 - 07/2003)
8. Goldstein, Andrew T: 5 articles (01/2021 - 02/2004)
9. Oyama, Noritaka: 5 articles (11/2020 - 07/2003)
10. Fischer, Gayle: 5 articles (12/2018 - 04/2007)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Lichen Sclerosus et Atrophicus:
1. Adrenal Cortex Hormones (Corticosteroids)IBA
2. Tacrolimus (Prograf)FDA LinkGeneric
3. Clobetasol (Clobetasol Propionate)FDA LinkGeneric
4. pimecrolimus (Elidel)FDA Link
5. Ointments (Pastes)IBA
6. SteroidsIBA
7. Testosterone (Sustanon)FDA Link
8. 1-phenyl-3,3-dimethyltriazene (PDT)IBA
9. EtretinateFDA Link
10. Mometasone Furoate (Nasonex)FDA LinkGeneric

Therapies and Procedures

1. Therapeutics
2. Gas Lasers
3. Phototherapy (Light Therapy)
4. Lasers (Laser)
5. Photochemotherapy (Photodynamic Therapy)