A case of vaginal pruritis, dysuria and dyspareunia in a young lady

Authors

  • Dr Kiran Naz Khan PNS SHIFA HOSPITAL KARACHI
  • Kiran Naz Khan DERMATOLOGY DEPARTMENT. PNS SHIFA HOSPITAL KARACHI
  • DR. NAJIA AHMED DERMATOLOGY DEPARTMENT. PNS SHIFA HOSPITAL KARACHI
  • DR. ARFAN UL BARI DERMATOLOGY DEPARTMENT, ONS SHIFA HOSPITAL KARACHI

Keywords:

Erosive lichen planus, Hepatitis C virus, Vaginal soreness, vulvo-vaginal distortion, painful coitis, vulval lichen planus, vaginal itching, painful micturation

Abstract

Vaginal pruritus, painful micturition and dyspareunia secondary to a large number of local or systemic disorders are common short term complaints in young to middle aged women. In minority of cases, when underlying cause is not appropriately diagnosed and managed, these symptoms become frustrating for patient as well as for physician. We present a young lady who suffered with above debilitating symptoms that significantly impacted her psycho-sexual life for two years until she was diagnosed as a case of erosive vulval lichen planus

Author Biography

Dr Kiran Naz Khan, PNS SHIFA HOSPITAL KARACHI

DERMATOLOGY DEPARTMENT,PNS SHIFA HOSPITAL KARACHI.

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Published

2022-04-10

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Khan DKN, Khan KN, AHMED DN, BARI DAU. A case of vaginal pruritis, dysuria and dyspareunia in a young lady. J Pak Assoc Dermatol [Internet]. 2022Apr.10 [cited 2024Jun.17];31(3):511-3. Available from: http://www.jpad.com.pk/index.php/jpad/article/view/1642

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