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Problems with the penis and prepuce in children

BMJ 1996; 313 doi: (Published 14 September 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;313:692

Lichen sclerosus should be treated with corticosteroids to reduce need for surgery

  1. Esben Techau Jorgensen, Dermatologist,
  2. Ake Svensson, Assistant professor
  1. Department of Dermatology, Lanssjukhuset, 391 85 Kalmar, Sweden

    EDITOR,—We wish to make several comments about Mark Davenport's article on problems with the penis and prepuce in children.1 We would argue that the term balanitis xerotica obliterans should be avoided and lichen sclerosus …

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