Table 1

Clinical data of patients treated with pimecrolimus 1% cream twice daily

Patient (No)/age (years)

Duration of disease (years)

Previous therapies

Clinical features pre-therapy

Involvement

Duration of therapy (weeks)

Clinical features post-therapy


1/5

2.5

emollients

a, b, c, d, e, f, g

genital, perineal, perianal

12

(f)

2/4

0.3

nystatin cream

a, f, g

genital, perianal

12

f

3/9

0.3

polidocanol cream

a, f

genital, perineal, perianal

12

(f)

4/6

2.5

nystatin cream/cryotherapy/steroid instillation

a, b, c, e, f, g

genital, perineal, perianal

16

f


a = pruritus; b = burning pain; c = dysuria; d = painful defecation; e = bleeding; f = whitish sclerotic lesions: g, = fissuring

Boms et al. BMC Dermatology 2004 4:14   doi:10.1186/1471-5945-4-14

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