Treatment of vulvovaginal erosive and stenosing lichen planus by surgical dilatation and methotrexate

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Abstract

We treated five patients with stenosing lichen planus [LP] of the vulvovaginal region with methotrexate supplemented with ultrapotent corticosteroid cream and tacrolimus, in combination with surgical dilatation. All patients experienced long-term symptom relief, and there was only minimal or moderate re-stenosing of the vagina on follow-up for 2–41 months.

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