Lichus plenum on scrotum

Have Lichus plenum on scrotum since last 2-3 years. No itching, pus or irritation. However the pimples are dried and visible. The doctor i consulted earlier said it is not serious and can be cured by applying Vaseline. Request your views pleas.
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Dr. Pinanky Jadhav-Adhe
10 yrs. of exp | Pune | Dermatologist
In most patients having lichen planus, the disease is self limiting and heals with time. However the lesions leave behind dark spots which can take months to even a couple of years to go. As the pigmentation is in the deeper layers of the skin, many times no creams work ( for dark spots ). Vaseline is safe to apply. Trust your doctor and visit him/her if there is a recurrence of lichen planus in future.
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