TITLE

Developement of lichen planus during pegylated interferon alfa-2B and ribavirin therapy for hepatitis C

AUTHOR(S)
Bal, Jasdeep S; Wong, Helen; Prajapati, Devang N
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2003 Supplement, Vol. 98, pS205
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
An abstract of the article "Development of Lichen Planus During Pegylated Interferon Alfa-2B and Ribavirin Therapy for Hepatitis C" by Jasdeep S. Bal, Helen Wong, and Devang N. Prajapati is presented.
ACCESSION #
66954890

 

Related Articles

  • Lichen Planus is Not Associated with Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Patients from North West England. Tucker, Simon C.; Coulson, Ian H. // Acta Dermato-Venereologica;08/11/99, Vol. 79 Issue 5, p378 

    It has been suggested that infection with hepatitis C virus may be associated with the development of lichen planus and that geographical area may be an important factor affecting the relative risk. The present 2-centre, prospective, epidemiological study investigates this possible association...

  • Dermatological Manifestations of Hepatitis C. Fuhrman, Linda // Dermatology Nursing;Jun2000, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p175 

    Hepatitis C (HCV) infection is a leading cause of chronic liver disease in the United States. Certain dermatologic conditions are associated with HCV infection. Awareness of these conditions will facilitate better evaluation and management of patients by health care providers. Nurses can also...

  • Lichen Planus and Hepatitis C Virus Infection: A Clinical and Virologic Study. Sánchez-Pérez, Javier; Moreno-Otero, Ricardo; Borque, María; Rios-Buceta, Luis; García-Díez, Amaro // Acta Dermato-Venereologica;7/21/98, Vol. 78 Issue 4, p305 

    Examines the correlation between lichen planus (LP) and hepatitis c virus infection (HCV) in Madrid, Spain. Effect of HCV on liver disease; Occurrence of serum antinuclear and antithyroid antibodies in LP patients; Pathology of LP.

  • Oral Lichen Planus and Chronic Hepatitis C: A Controversial Association. Soraya de Mattos Camargo Grossmann; Maria de Aguiar; Rosćngela Teixeira; Maria do Carmo // American Journal of Clinical Pathology;May2007, Vol. 127 Issue 5, p800 

    Our aim was to study the possible association between oral lichen planus and chronic hepatitis C in patients from the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Two groups of patients were studied: group 1, 50 patients with oral lichen planus evaluated for the presence of chronic hepatitis C; and group 2,...

  • WystÄ™powanie przeciwciaÅ‚ przeciw wirusowi zapalenia wÄ…troby typu C u chorych z liszajem pÅ‚askim z Polski Północnej. Michajłowski, Igor; Malek, Marta; Sobjanek, Michał; Kozicka, Dorota; Zabłotna, Monika; Włodarkiewicz, Adam // Clinical Dermatology / Dermatologia Kliniczna;2012, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p23 

    Introduction: Aetiopathogenesis of lichen planus (LP) is complex, multifactorial and not well understood. An association between hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and LP has been investigated in various studies but results are inconsistent. Aim of the study: To investigate the incidence of...

  • Secondary cutaneous marginal zone B-cell lymphoma presenting as lipoatrophy in a patient with hepatitis C. Beck, Kristyn; Paul, Joan; Sawardekar, Shilpa; Harvey, Valerie // Journal of Dermatological Case Reports;2014, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p46 

    Background: Hepatitis C viral infection is a significant public health problem; 170 million persons are infected worldwide and the prevalence in the southern part of the United States exceeds two percent. Extrahepatic manifestations of hepatitis C viral infection are common; notably, 15-20% of...

  • Hepatitis C Virus and Lichen Planus: The Real Association. Mahboobi, Nima; Agha-Hosseini, Farzaneh; Lankarani, Kamran Bagheri // Hepatitis Monthly;Summer2010, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p161 

    The authors reflect on the relationship between hepatitis C virus (HCV) and oral lichen planus (OLP). They state that HCV is a single-stranded RNA virus which has extremely variable genomes, with six distinct genotypes. Meanwhile, OLP was linked with several viral infections including...

  • A retrospective case-control study of hepatitis C virus infection and oral lichen planus in Japan: association study with mutations in the core and NS5A region of hepatitis C virus.  // BMC Gastroenterology;2012, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p31 

    The article presents the findings of a retrospective case-control study of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and oral lichen planus in Japan. It examines the impact of amino acid (aa) substitutions in the HCV core region and IFN-sensitivity-dtermining region (ISDR) of nonstructural protein 5A...

  • Hepatitis C virus and lichen planus. Lodi, Giovanni // Evidence-Based Dentistry;Mar2006, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p18 

    Data sources Medline (1966–June 2003) provided the primary data source, with references from identified papers then being reviewed for additional studies.Study selection Studies were included if they reported prevalence of hepatitis C virus (HCV) in people who have oral lichen planus...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics