We report two patients with vulval signs suggestive of lichen sclerosus. This diagnosis was never substantiated histologically and microscopic appearances were non-specific. In both cases the development of lesions at other cutaneous and mucosal sites alerted us to the possibility that the autoimmune bullous disease, cicatricial pemphigoid, accounted for the entire clinical picture. Lichen sclerosus and cicatricial pemphigoid are distinctive conditions which clinically are usually readily dif...Expand abstract
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Vulval cicatricial pemphigoid may mimic lichen sclerosus.
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