J Low Genit Tract Dis 2021 Apr 14. Epub 2021 Apr 14.
Maternity and Gynaecology, John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia Faculty of Health and Medicine, University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia Private Practice, Essendon, Victoria, Australia Vulvar Disorders and Dermatology Clinic, Royal Hospital for Women, Parkville, Victoria, Australia Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry, and Health, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Pathology NSW, Hunter New England, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia.
Objective: The aim of the study was to identify whether erosive lichen sclerosus (LS) is a distinct clinicopathologic subtype.
Materials And Methods: The pathology database was searched for "erosion," "erosive," "ulcer," and "lichen sclerosus." Inclusion criteria were histopathologic diagnosis of LS and erosion or ulcer overlying a band of hyalinization and/or fibrosis. Read More