VIN is a unique disease - it is associated with symptoms, no screening test is available, It is difficult to diagnose and heterogenous in nature. The treatment can have psycho-social effects. It is often underdiagnosed and if untreated has a high progression potential. The value of classification is to drive standardised approaches to this challanging condition. This video provides a useful and informative summary.
In this talk Professor Jacob Bornstein, past president of the ISSVD describes the interesting and fascinating journey of trying to classify VIN.