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What is a Vulvar Lichen Sclerosus Flare Up?

What is a Vulvar Lichen Sclerosus Flare Up?


For today’s video, we are going to chat about flares and vulvar lichen sclerosus (VLS). Specifically, we define what a VLS flare is and provide examples. We also discuss different things that can trigger a flare. In our next video, we will talk about the treatment and management of VLS flares.

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0:00 – Introduction

1:17 – What is a vulvar lichen sclerosus flare

7:05 – What triggers a vulvar lichen sclerosus flare

15:43 – Summary and outro

Conclusion for What is a Vulvar Lichen Sclerosus Flare-Up

In sum, a VLS flare is when your lichen sclerosus suddenly and significantly gets worse. Things that can trigger flares include but are not limited to, stress, food/diet, weather changes, and changes to the immune system. Flare-ups can be really distressing, but you got this! In our next video, we will share treatment and management tips. Stay tuned!

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