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Kraurosis vulvae

Introduction: Kraurosis vulvae

Description of Kraurosis vulvae

Kraurosis vulvae (medical condition): A progressive wasting disease of the vulva that occurs in...more »

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Breisky disease:
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Kraurosis vulvae: kraurosis of the vulva; often a precancerous lesion.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Kraurosis vulvae: An atrophic disease affecting the female external genitalia, most often of older women, resulting in drying and shriveling of the parts, and marked by leukoplakic patches on the mucosa, itching, dyspareunia, dysuria, and soreness. It occurs most commonly as a result of lichen sclerosus et atrophicus of the vulva, but may be associated with other types of genital atrophy. (Dorland, 27th ed)
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Kraurosis vulvae: Related Topics

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Kraurosis vulvae as a Disease

Kraurosis vulvae: Another name for Breisky disease (or close medical condition association).
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  »Symptoms of Breisky disease

Kraurosis vulvae: Related Diseases

Kraurosis vulvae: Kraurosis vulvae is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Kraurosis vulvae (Breisky disease)

Some of the symptoms of Kraurosis vulvae incude:

  • Vulva swelling
  • Wasting of the labia minora
  • Wasting of the clitoris
  • Wasting of the labia majora
  • Narrowing of the vaginal opening

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Broader terms for Kraurosis vulvae

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Hierarchical classifications of Kraurosis vulvae

The following list attempts to classify Kraurosis vulvae into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • kraurosis
  • atrophy,wasting,wasting away
  • symptom
  • evidence,grounds
  • information
  • cognition,knowledge,noesis
  • psychological feature

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