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

n liquen plano
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Key Words: Lichen Planus, Oral Lesion, Auto-immune oral disease.
The conditions considered as pre-malignant are leukoplakia, lichen planus, oral submucous fibrosis and erythroplakia.
The main importance was given to leukoplakia, lichen planus, oral submucous fibrosis and erythroplakia conditions and considered them as premalignant.