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Isolated genital annular lichen planus.
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PMID:  21879203     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Annular lichen planus is a rarely reported variant of lichen planus (LP). Although genital lesions are frequent in patients with LP, isolated genital LP is rarely reported. We present a case of a 29-year- -old circumcised man with an asymptomatic annular lesion of the penis. Histopathological features were consistent with LP. Topical clobetasol was prescribed, with clinical improvement. It is important to consider annular LP among the possible diagnoses of individual annular genital lesions.
Talel Badri; Nesrine Kenani; Rym Benmously; Aschraf Debbiche; Inçaf Mokhtar; Samy Fenniche
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta dermatovenerologica Alpina, Panonica, et Adriatica     Volume:  20     ISSN:  1581-2979     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Panonica Adriat     Publication Date:  2011 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-08-31     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9422563     Medline TA:  Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Panonica Adriat     Country:  Slovenia    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  31-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Assistant Professor of Dermatology, corresponding author, Dermatology Department, Habib Thameur Hospital. 8 Rue Ali Ben Ayed, 1008, Montfleury. Tunis, Tunisia. Tel: +216 98 829 300, Fax: +216 71 399 115. e-mail:
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