For detailed information on lichen sclerosus, including treatments, research and links to support groups, vist the Lichen Sclerosus and Vulval Cancer UK Awareness website.


The BSSVD in collaboration with Manchester University have produced a leaflet which shows how to perform a vulval self-examination to check for abnormalities. This leaflet is aimed at people who are at an increased risk of vulval cancer due to age or certain medical conditions, including lichen sclerosus: