Oral lichen planus
- Increased miRNA-146a and miRNA-155 expressions in oral lichen planus. Arão, Telma; Guimarães, André; Paula, Alfredo; Gomes, Carolina; Gomez, Ricardo // Archives of Dermatological Research;Jul2012, Vol. 304 Issue 5, p371
Oral lichen planus (OLP) is a chronic inflammatory disease T helper 1 lymphocytes (Th1)-mediated. Interferon-gamma (IFN-Î³) plays a central role in local immune response in this disease. MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are endogenously expressed non-coding RNAs that have important biological and...
- Oral lesions, in images. Watkins, Jean // Independent Nurse;Apr2014, p4
No abstract available.
- Green tea consumption: an alternative approach to managing oral lichen planus. Zhang, Jing; Zhou, Gang // Inflammation Research;Jun2012, Vol. 61 Issue 6, p535
Oral lichen planus (OLP) is a T-cell-mediated inflammatory autoimmune disease, whose pathogenesis includes both antigen-specific and non-specific mechanisms. Antigen-specific mechanisms in OLP consist of antigen presentation, lymphocyte activation, proliferation and migration as well as...
- Increased B7-H1 Expression on Peripheral Blood T Cells in Oral Lichen Planus Correlated with Disease Severity. Zhou, Gang; Zhang, Jing; Ren, Xiang-wei; Hu, Jing-yu; Du, Ge-fei; Xu, Xue-yi // Journal of Clinical Immunology;Aug2012, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p794
Background: Oral lichen planus (OLP) is a chronic and T cell-mediated autoimmune disease whose immunopathogenesis may involve antigen-presentation, T cells activation and migration as well as keratinocytes apoptosis. PD-1/B7-H1 pathway may have a unique function in regulating self-reactive T...
- Possible link between Hashimoto's thyroiditis and oral lichen planus: a novel association found. Lo Muzio, Lorenzo; Santarelli, Andrea; Campisi, Giuseppina; Lacaita, MariaGrazia; Favia, Gianfranco // Clinical Oral Investigations;Jan2013, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p333
Objectives: Hashimoto's thyroiditis as well as lichen planus has been associated to a number of disorders, generally of auto-immune origin. A novel possible association between oral lichen planus (OLP) and Hashimoto's thyroiditis (HT) is here proposed on the basis of a cross-sectional survey....
- Changes in peripheral innervation and nociception in reticular type and erosive type of oral lichen planus. Chattipakorn, Siriporn; Ittichaicharoen, Jitjiroj; Rangdaeng, Samreung; Chattipakorn, Nipon // Indian Journal of Dental Research;Sep/Oct2011, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p678
Background: Oral lichen planus (OLP) is a chronic inflammatory lesion in oral mucosa. Reticular (OLP-R) and erosive (OLP-E) types of OLP are the common forms that have been found in dental clinics. The aim of this investigation is to determine the correlation between neurogenic inflammation and...
- Liszaj pÅ‚aski bÅ‚ony Å›luzowej jamy ustnej. Krasowska, Dorota // Dermatology Review / Przeglad Dermatologiczny;2012, Vol. 99 Issue 6, p730
No abstract available.
- Use of Low Level Laser Therapy for Oral Lichen Planus: Report of Two Cases. Mahdavi, O.; Boostani, N.; Jajarm, HH.; Falaki, F.; Tabesh, A. // Journal of Dentistry (17283426);Dec2013, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p201
Oral Lichen Planus is a chronic inflammatory disease of unknown etiology. Erosive/ ulcerative oral lichen planus is often a painful condition that tends to become malignant, urging appropriate therapy. Laser therapy has recently been suggested as a new treatment option without significant side...
- Plaque control improves the painful symptoms of oral lichen planus gingival lesions. A short-term study. // British Dental Journal;3/21/2014, Vol. 216 Issue 6, p355
This study supports recommendations (www.bsom.org.uk/LP_guidelines_-_BSOM.pdf) that plaque control has a role in management of patients with oral lichen planus of the gingiva.