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BMJ Case Rep. 2010; 2010: bcr08.2009.2208.
Published online 2010 February 19. doi:  10.1136/bcr.08.2009.2208
PMCID: PMC3029967
Rare disease

Vaginal lichen planus: preservation of sexual function in severe disease


Lichen planus is a multisystem disease. Often genital involvement is missed or misdiagnosed. It can be rapidly progressive with high patient morbidity. This case highlights the importance of a multidisciplinary approach and the effectiveness of combined surgical and medical treatment with close patient follow-up and support.

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