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Skin diseases of the vulva: Infectious diseases

Freja Lærke Sand, Simon Francis Thomsen
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology: the Journal of the Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2017, 37 (7): 840-848
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A multitude of infectious diseases of viral (genital herpes, herpes zoster, genital warts and molluscum contagiosum), bacterial (syphilis, chancroid, lymphogranuloma venereum, donovanosis, erysipelas, cellulitis and necrotising fasciitis, folliculitis, impetigo, bartholin gland abscess, trichomycosis and erythrasma), fungal (candidiasis and dermatophytosis) and parasitic (pediculosis pubis) origin may affect the vulvar area. Herein, we review the infections and their skin manifestations in the vulvar area.

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