Neil, Saliie
December 2006
Pulse;12/7/2006, Vol. 66 Issue 46, p59
The article offers professional tips on the diagnosis and management of anogenital skin disorders. Examination of the skin at other flexural sites on the body helps in giving a clue to the diagnosis. Determination whether the skin, mucosa or both are involved can help with differential diagnosis. Scarring is an important clinical sign and can help both with diagnosis and assessing response to treatment.


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