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Vulvar Vestibulitis

Vulvar vestibulitis is not associated with HPV, so it reqires no cone biopsy and doesn't lead to lichen sclerosis. The exact cause is unknown and can occur in women who have never been sexually active as well as in sexually active women. The symptoms are described as stinging or burning, or a feeling of rawness or irritation and is often misdiagnosed. Vulvar vestibulitis is not associated with HPV, so it reqires no cone biopsy and doesn't lead to lichen sclerosis.

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Vulvar Vestibulitis

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Cone Biopsy, Lichen Sclerosis

With this condition, the patient has chronic pain lasting months to years. This condition is a subset of Vulvodynia, it is a syndrome of unexplained pain, frequently accompanied by sexual dysfunction, limitation of daily activities, physical disabilities, and psychologic distress. Vulvar vestibulitis is not associated with HPV, so it reqires no cone biopsy and doesn't lead to lichen sclerosis.

Other Topics: HPV, HPV Shot, HPV Picture, Human Papillomavirus HPV, HPV in Woman, Human Papilloma Virus and Pregnancy, Human Papillomavirus HPV Infection, Cervical Cancer and Dysplasia, Pap Smear, Genital Wart

Dr. Joe Glickman, Jr., M.D.

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