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Severe phimosis leading to obstructive uropathy in a boy with lichen sclerosus.
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PMID:  22594961     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
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Abstract Lichen sclerosus (LS) is a chronic, inflammatory condition which commonly involves the anogenital skin. This condition may affect the foreskin, glans, frenulum, meatus and urethra in males. It manifests itself with voiding symptoms. Obstructive uropathy is an extremely rare clinical presentation in childhood. This study reports the case of a 13-year-old boy presenting with obstructive uropathy due to LS and reviews the published data on the diagnosis, management and follow-up of this condition.
Authors:
Ahmet Ali Sancaktutar; Hüseyin Kiliçaslan; Murat Atar; Haluk Söylemez; Necmettin Penbegül; Yaşar Bozkurt; Abdulkadir Tepeler
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-5-18
Journal Detail:
Title:  Scandinavian journal of urology and nephrology     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1651-2065     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2012 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-5-18     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0114501     Medline TA:  Scand J Urol Nephrol     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, Dicle University , Diyarbakir , Turkey.
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