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LSList
LSLuxury Sedan
LSLight Speed
LSLiechtenstein
LSLink State
LSListing (Unix command)
LSLeft Side
LSLow Speed
LSLeeds (postcode, United Kingdom)
LSLeast Squares
LSLesotho (ISO country code, top level domain name)
LSLong Snapper (football)
LSLocal Search
LSLighting System
LSLoudspeaker
LSLive Search
LSLife Sucks
LSLong Story
LSLibrary Science (various locations)
LSLearning Services
LSLumbosacral
LSLynyrd Skynyrd (band)
LSLittle Sister
LSLuke Skywalker (Star Wars character)
LSLimited Support (technology)
LSLump Sum
LSLip Service
LSLucky Strike (cigarettes)
LSLower School
LSLevi Strauss
LSLearning Support (education)
LSLanguage Services (various organizations)
LSSick Leave
LSLightscribe (computer storage)
LSLake Stevens (Washington)
LSLimit Switch
LSLotus Script
LSLow Shear
LSLichtenstein
LSLok Sabha (Indian parliament)
LSLinkshell (gaming, Final Fantasy XI)
LSLong Shot
LSLong-Short (stock trading)
LSLos Santos (gaming fictional city, GTA: San Andreas)
LSLunar Surface
LSLevel Switch
LSLifesaver (in contrast to a lifeguard)
LSLost in Space (Movie)
LSLand Surveyor
LSLeadership Studies (various locations)
LSLive Stock
LSLisa Simpson
LSLink Set
LSLiquid Scintillation
LSLooksmart (web directory)
LSLucky Star (anime)
LSLausanne Sports (Swiss soccer club)
LSLiteStep (shell replacement for windows)
LSLibertarian Socialism (political philosophy)
LSLight Saber
LSLeelee Sobieski (actress)
LSLate Start
LSLogistics Support
LSLightning Storm
LSLetter Signed
LSLimited Series
LSLow Sulfur (fuel)
LSLocation System
LSLemony Snicket (movie)
LSLoop Start (telecommunications)
LSLimbic System (neurology and gaming)
LSLAN Server
LSLead Sheet
LSLeo Sayer (musician)
LSLiver-Spleen
LSLichen Sclerosus (dermatology)
LSLateral Sulcus (human brain)
LSLine Side
LSLanding Site
LSLiving Sober (rehabilitation)
LSLanding System
LSLouisville Slugger
LSLoad Speed
LSLoad Sensing (hydraulics)
LSRolladen-Schneider (German glider manufacturer)
LSLiving Sacrifice (band)
LSLow-power Schottky (property of some TTL integrated circuits)
LSLongitudinal Section (measure)
LSLine Scanner
LSLaryngospasm
LSLeisure Studies
LSLeading Seaman (Royal Navy)
LSLeading Seaman
LSLeap Second
LSLung Sounds
LSLabor Service
LSLocal Switch
LSLog Sheet
LSList-Serv
LSLife Sciences Division
LSLiberalna Stranka (Croatian: Liberal Party)
LSLitigation Services
LSLeigh Syndrome
LSLaunching System
LSLower Stage
LSLead Service
LSLiaison Spécialisée (French type of business internet connection)
LSLight Shield
LSLanguage Specialist (US government)
LSElite Skills
LSLetter Sheet (philately)
LSLevel of Signal
LSLecithin Sphingomyelin Ratio (fetal lung maturity)
LSLocus Sigilli (Latin: Place of Seal)
LSLaunch Station
LSLong Spacer (NASA)
LSOffice for National Statistics Longitudinal Study (UK)
LSLectori Salutem
LSLocal Sensor
LSLost Saga (gaming)
LSLiquid Stock
LSLiaison Squadron
LSLoop Sheet (Electrical schematic for an instrument)
LSLaser Servo (120) (advanced floppy disk drive)
LSLitigation Staff (Social Security)
LSLute Society (London, UK)
LSLow Stratosphere
LSLuck Shot
LSLuzerne and Susquehanna Railway
LSLodge Secretary (Order of the Arrow, Boy Scouts of America)
LSLogistics Station
LSSandia Laboratories, Livermore
LSLight Smoothed
LSLunar Scout
LSLeft Surface Time (diving)
LSLoyola Seminary
LSLowspeed Signal (Nortel)
LSLeave Without Pay - Employee Sick
LSLeukosis-Sarcoma group (lymphoid leukosis)
References in periodicals archive ?
Squamous cell carcinoma of the vulva has been reported in 5% of older adult women with chronic lichen sclerosus. This form of cancer is extremely rare in younger women, however, and the lifetime risk for women who develop lichen sclerosus as children is unknown.
Development of antigen specific ELISA for circulating autoantibodies to extracellular matrix protein 1 in lichen sclerosus. J Clin Invest 2004; 113:1550 9.
She said that she has seen lichen sclerosus in patients of all ages and also disputes a related maxim, which states that while the condition may occur in young girls, it resolves at puberty.
66%), pityriasis lichonides chronica 4 cases (6.06%), Lupus erythematosus 3 cases (4.54%), 2 cases (3.03%) each of oral lichen planus, lichen nitidus, & lichen sclerosus et atrophicus.
The most frequent symptom associated with lichen sclerosus is intense itching of the affected area.
Childhood onset vulvar lichen sclerosus does not resolve at puberty: a prospective case series.
Lichen sclerosus (LS) is a chronic inflammatory disease that may initially manifest as white patches on the skin.
In one study, more than half of patients had another condition, the most common of which was lichen sclerosus. Others included simplex chronicus, atopic dermatitis, condyloma acuminatum, psoriasis, and Paget disease.
The possible role of human papillomavirus infection in the development of lichen sclerosus. Int J Dermatol.
A Lichen sclerosus isn't very common but can result in white, crinkly patches on the skin and is usually most troublesome, as you have found, in the genital area.
[4-6] There are two aetiological pathways to vulvar cancer: the first is related to vulvar non-neoplastic epithelial disorders such as lichen sclerosus in older women, while the second involves younger women and is associated with high-risk HPV.
Degenerative skin diseases included morphea and lichen sclerosus. Other less common diseases like Langerhan cell histiocytosis, keloid, vasculitis, and lymphedema were put in the miscellaneous group.