lichen planus

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Noun1.lichen planus - an eruption of shiny flat-topped purplish (usually itchy) papules on the wrist and forearms and thighslichen planus - an eruption of shiny flat-topped purplish (usually itchy) papules on the wrist and forearms and thighs
lichen - any of several eruptive skin diseases characterized by hard thick lesions grouped together and resembling lichens growing on rocks
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lichen planus

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The differential diagnosis includes subacute cutaneous lupus, lichen planus, seborrheic dermatitis, Jessner's lymphocytic infiltrate, polymorphous light eruption, rosacea, granuloma faciale, and sarcoidosis.
The condition is sometimes seen in patients with lichen planus and psoriasis and the aetiology is unknown.
Metal allergy in the mouth most often presents as a reaction resembling oral lichen planus, with lesions that are reticular, atrophic, erosive, or plaquelike.
Other dermatoses observed in this study were Lichen striatus, Linear Lichen planus, inflammatory Linear verrucous epidermal nevus, Lichen nitidus, Paederus dermatitis, Hypomelanosis of Ito, Linear and Whorled nevoid hypermelanosis.
Lichen planus which usually comes on in middle age, especially in women.
The objective of this study was to find out the frequency, gender distribution and occurrence of unilateral or bilateral presentation of oral lichen planus among patients seen at Allied Hospitals of University College of Dentistry, The University of Lahore.
Oral premalignant lesions (OPLs) such as leukoplakia, erythroplakia and lichen planus have been strongly associated with alcohol and tobacco use, increasing the risk of developing malignancy, although age, trauma and poor oral hygiene are pointed out as well (1-3).
In this article, we report a male patient presenting with lichen planus (LP) and focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) who was subsequently diagnosed with LO-SLE.
The global mouth ulcers drugs market report estimates the market size (Revenue USD million - 2014 to 2021) for key market segments based on the indications (aphthous stomatitis, oral lichen planus, etc.
Abstract: This study considered a possible relationship between the severity of oral lichen planus (OLP), serum anti-TPO autoantibodies (TPOAb) titer and thyroid disease in OLP patients.
Lichen Planus (LP) is a chronic inflammatory and immunological disease which affects the mucosa and epidermis, where auto-antibodies are directed against the basal layer of the epithelium, causing lesions with several clinical aspects (Lodi et al.
1) To study the lipid levels in patients with lichen planus and controls, to find the association of lichen planus with dyslipidemia and to find the association of lichen planus with metabolic syndrome.