European Journal of Dermatology


Extragenital lichen sclerosus successfully treated with narrowband-UVB phototherapy Volume 28, numéro 5, September-October 2018


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Department of Dermatology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3-39-22 Showa, Maebashi, Gunma 371-8511, Japan
a These authors contributed equally

A 63-year-old Japanese woman was referred to our department in August 2017 with a one-year history of multiple pruritic sclerotic lesions on the back and extremities. Physical examination revealed multiple white sclerotic lesions with a central brownish atrophic plaque on her back and the lower extremities (figure 1A). At the waist, brown, slightly elevated papules, coalescing into a plaque in the centre of a white sclerotic plaque, were observed (figure 1B). Dermoscopic examination of the lesion [...]