EMAS clinical guide: Vulvar lichen sclerosus in peri and postmenopausal women

Perez-Lopez F. R. , Ceausu I., Depypere H., Erel C. T. , Lambrinoudaki I., Rees M., ...More

MATURITAS, vol.74, no.3, pp.279-282, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 74 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.maturitas.2012.12.006
  • Title of Journal : MATURITAS
  • Page Numbers: pp.279-282


Introduction: Vulvar lichen sclerosus (LS) is a chronic inflammatory disease which affects genital labial, perineal and perianal areas, producing significant discomfort and psychological distress. However there may be diagnostic delay because of late presentation and lack of recognition of symptoms.