Citations with the tag: LICHEN planus
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- Lichen Planus.
Dorman, Larry; Graziano, Thomas A. // Podiatry Management; Oct2011, Vol. 30 Issue 8, p20
A letter to the editor is presented which is concerned with the treatment of lichens planus in a podiatry patient.
- IMATINIB INDUCED LICHEN PLANUS.
Sudha, R.; Vetrichevvel, T. P.; Krishnarathnam, K.; Anandan, S. // Indian Journal of Dermatology; May/Jun2011, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p351
The article discusses the case of an adult patient with lichen planus-like eruptions on the skin that was induced by imatinib therapy. The medical history of the patient is presented. The tests and treatment he underwent are described. Information is offered on the occurrence of lichenoid drug...
- test yourself on� Lichen planus.
Sudha, R.; Vetrichevvel, T. P.; Krishnarathnam, K.; Anandan, S. // Pulse; 6/9/2003, Vol. 63 Issue 23, p50
Presents a quiz on lichen planus. Description of the disease; Body parts affected; Association of lesions with a fine network of white dots and lines.
- Photo Quiz. Koebner Streak.
Sudha, R.; Vetrichevvel, T. P.; Krishnarathnam, K.; Anandan, S. // American Family Physician; Feb2002, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p473
Presents a quiz about the disease lichen planus. Symptoms of lichen planus; Common medication for patients with lichen planus; Description of lichen planus or an inflammatory dermatosis.
- Eruptive lichen planus in a child with celiac disease.
De, Dipankar; Kanwar, Amrinder J. // Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology; Mar/Apr2008, Vol. 74 Issue 2, p164
A letter to the editor is presented which describes a case of a 6-year-old boy who has an eruptive lichen planus with celiac disease.
- Concurrent oral and genital involvement in lichen planus.
Eralp, Asli; Y�ksel, Nur; Kaymak, Yesim; Canbazoglu, Mine; Eksioglu, Meral; G�nhan, �mer // Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology; Jan/Feb2009, Vol. 75 Issue 1, p77
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Concurrent oral and genital involvement in lichen planus," that was published in the previous issue.
- CASE 1: DIAGNOSING A DIVERSE DISORDER.
Elston, Dirk M. // Cortlandt Forum; 2/25/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p48
Presents a case report on a patient diagnosed with lichen planus, a papulosquamous disorder. Effects of lichen planus on the skin, hair, nails, buccal mucosa, gums and genitalia; Permanent destruction of the central portion of the nail; Characteristics of patients exhibiting lichen planus.
- Sore gums.
Porter, Stephen // Pulse; 5/6/2002, Vol. 62 Issue 18, p72
Discusses plaque-related gingivitis and periodontis. Differential diagnosis; Manifestation of desquamative gingivitis; Discussion on lichen planus.
- Puritic purple papules.
Levine, Norman // Geriatrics; Nov2000, Vol. 55 Issue 11, p27
Details the symptoms of the skin disorder lichen planus.
- Pruritus of the anterior legs.
Levine, Norman // Geriatrics; Oct2002, Vol. 57 Issue 10, p21
Examines the causes and medication for extreme pruritus of the anterior legs. Contribution of lichen planus to the development of the disorder; Development of pretibial myxedema over the anterior legs; Use of lubricating creams to treat patients with the disease.
- AT A GLANCE: Lichen planus vs oral candida.
Gnanapragasam, Vasa // GP: General Practitioner; 11/4/2002, p74
Compares diseases lichen planus and oral candida. Discriminatory features of both diseases; Management of diseases.
- Lichen planus is associated with human herpes virus type 7 replication and infiltration of plasmacytoid dendritic cells.
Gnanapragasam, Vasa // Current Medical Literature: Dermatology; 2006, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p43
The article presents the abstract "Lichen planus is associated with human herpes virus type 7 replication and infiltration of plasmacytoid dendritic cells," by H.J.C. DeVries, J. van Marle and M.B.M. Teunissen.
- Oral lichen planus: a case series with emphasis on therapy.
Gnanapragasam, Vasa // Current Medical Literature: Dermatology; 2007, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p84
An abstract of the article "Oral lichen planus: a case series with emphasis on therapy," by D. C. Torti, J. L. Jorizzo and M. A. McCarty is presented.
- "Zosteriform" Lichen Planus: the Bizarre Consequences of a Misnomer.
Happle, Rudolf // Acta Dermato-Venereologica; 7/21/98, Vol. 78 Issue 4, p300
Presents an explanation on the nomenclature of zosteriform lichen planus. Definition of zosteriform; Effect of herpes zoster infection on Kobner phenomenon; Prevalence of zosteriform lichen planus; Inability of linear lichen planus to show dermatomal arrangements.
- Reply to the Letter by Happle.
Perniciaro, Charles; Lutz, Michael E.; Lim, Katherine K. // Acta Dermato-Venereologica; 7/21/98, Vol. 78 Issue 4, p300
Presents a reply to the comment of Rudolf Happle regarding the nomenclature of zosteriform lichen planus. Absence of varicella in the lichen planus; Recognition of zosteriform in dermatologic literatures; Inability of nosology to affect variants of lichen planus.
- LP Variations Pose Diagnostic Challenges.
Levine, Norman // Dermatology Times; Aug99, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p14
Reports on the case of a 72-year-old woman with lichen planus. Medical history; Clinical and histologic findings; Clinical differentiation diagnosis.
- Can you recognize oral lichen planus?
Daley, Tom // Patient Care; 2/1/1997, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p28
Focuses on the symptoms of oral lichen planus (OLP). Clinical definition of OLP; Who are mostly affected by OLP; Identification of areas of the body affected by OLP; What causes the disease; Information on treatment of the disease.
- Lichen Planus.
Katta, Rajani // American Family Physician; 6/1/2000, Vol. 61 Issue 11, p3319
Presents information about lichen planus, a skin disease. Clinical presentation; Diagnosis; Etiology; Treatment.
- Lichen Planus.
Katta, Rajani // American Family Physician; 6/1/2000, Vol. 61 Issue 11, p3327
Discusses about lichen planus, a skin disease. Clinical presentation; Causes of lichen planus; Diagnosis and treatment.
- Lichenoid tattoo hypersensitivity.
Taaffe, A.; Knight, A.G.; Marks, R. // British Medical Journal; 3/11/1978, Vol. 1 Issue 6113, p616
Four patients are described who developed granulomatous reactions in the red portions of their tattoos. Histopathological and immunofluorescence studies showed features of lichen planus. Mercury was identified in only one patient's lesion, and hypersensitivity to mercury was shown by patch...
- Ulcerative Lichen Planus: A Case Responding to Recombinant Platelet-derived Growth Factor BB and Immunosuppression.
Wollina, Uwe; Konrad, Helga; Graefe, Tim // Acta Dermato-Venereologica; Oct/Nov2001, Vol. 81 Issue 5, p364
Reports on a case of a 42-year-old woman with a combination of ulcerative and hypertrophic lichen planus of the skin, oral lichen planus and secondary anonychia treated with systemic mycophenolate mofetil and UVA1. Medical history of the patient; Clinical presentation of the disease; Method of...
- Lichen planus and liver diseases: multicentre case-control study.
Wollina, Uwe; Konrad, Helga; Graefe, Tim // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 1/27/90, Vol. 300 Issue 6719, p227
Assesses the association of lichen planus with liver complaints and with known aetiological factory of liver diseases. Conduction of interviews by trained medical investigators; Eligibility of incident cases; Risk of lichen planus.
- Efficacy of steroid oral mini-minipulse pulse therapy in lichen planus: An open trial in 35 patients.
Ramesh, M.; Balachandran, C.; Shenoi, S. D.; Rai, Vandana Mehta // Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology; Mar/Apr2006, Vol. 72 Issue 2, p156
A letter to the editor is presented related to the efficacy of oral mini-pulse therapy in lichen planus.
- Lichen planus vs contact dermatitis.
Stollery, Nigel // GP: General Practitioner; 4/22/2002, p62
Compares the discriminatory features between lichen planus and contact dermatitis. Occurrence of alopecia in lichen planus; Manifestation of red, itchy, erythematous rash on the body and scalp in contact dermatitis; Methods of management of the skin infections.
- Bullous lichen planus caused by labetalol.
Gange, R.W.; Jones, E. Wilson // British Medical Journal; 4/1/1978, Vol. 1 Issue 6116, p816
The recognition of drug-induced lichen-planus-like eruptions is of great importance. Lichen planus induced by agents such as gold or antimalarials may be severe and permanently disfiguring, while lichenoid eruptions after treatment with certain beta-blockers may be associated with serious...
- Chronic Rash in a Middle-Aged Woman.
Zilberstein, Lara Mor; Bains, Apar // American Family Physician; 5/15/2012, Vol. 85 Issue 10, p987
A photo quiz about lichen planus is presented.
- Squamous cell carcinoma in hypertrophic lichen planus.
Joshi, Rajiv; Durve, Utpal // Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology; Jan/Feb2007, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p54
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Malignant transformation of hypertrophic lichen planus," by S. Sengupta and colleagues, published in 2006.
- Co-localization of lichen planus and porokeratosis of Mibelli.
Ghosh, Sudip Kumar; Bandyopadhyay, Debabrata; Chatterjee, Gobinda; Ghosh, Arghya Prasun // Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology; Sep/Oct2009, Vol. 75 Issue 5, p532
A letter to the editor is presented in response to an article about co-localization of lichen planus associated with porokeratosis.
- CME Quiz.
Ghosh, Sudip Kumar; Bandyopadhyay, Debabrata; Chatterjee, Gobinda; Ghosh, Arghya Prasun // American Family Physician; 7/1/2011, Vol. 84 Issue 1, p31
A continuing medical education (CME) quiz is presented, including questions on the management of acute asthma exacerbations, diagnosis and treatment of lichen planus, and outpatient approach to palpitations.
- Malar Lichen Planus: A New Variant.
Al-Mutairi, Nawaf; Joshi, Arun // Acta Dermato-Venereologica; 2008, Vol. 88 Issue 1, p71
A letter to the editor is presented entitled "Malar Lichen Planus: A New Variant," published within the issue.
- Erosive Lichen Planus: Two Uncommon Cases.
Schepis, Carmelo; Siragusa, Maddalena; Lentini, Maria // Acta Dermato-Venereologica; 2008, Vol. 88 Issue 3, p268
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Erosive Lichen Planus: Two Uncommon Cases," by Carmelo Schepsis, Maddalena Siragusa and Maria Lentini.
- Retinoids for lichen planus.
Kirby, Philip // Cortlandt Forum; 03/25/97, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p152
Confirms the effectiveness of retinoids in treating lichen planus. Warnings about the side effects of oral retinoids.
- Malignant transformation of hypertrophic lichen planus.
Sengupta, Sujata; Kumar Das, Jayanta; Gangopadhyay, Asok // Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology; Nov/Dec2006, Vol. 72 Issue 6, following p473
A letter to the editor is presented about malignant transformation of hypertrophic lichen planus.
- Differential Diagnosis in Pediatric Dermatology.
E., Bonifazi // European Journal of Pediatric Dermatolgy; Oct2011, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p196
The article differentiates lichen ruber planus, an autoimmune disease, from lichen auerus, a capillaritis.
- Hepatitis C Virus RNA Detection in Oral Lichen Planus Tissue.
Nagao, Y.; Kameyama, T.; Sata, M. // American Journal of Gastroenterology; May1998, Vol. 93 Issue 5, p850
Presents a letter to the editor which reports on the incidence of Hepatitis C virus infection in patients with Oral Lichen Planus.
- Oral lichen planus.
Wright, J // British Dental Journal; 9/11/2004, Vol. 197 Issue 5, p224
Presents a letter to the editor about the link between oral lichen planus and atkins diet.
- A papular eruption on the face. A distinct subtype of lichen planopilaris?
Andrews, Israel D.; Breen, Catherine; Zhou, Linda H. // Journal of Dermatological Case Reports; 2013, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p23
Lichen planopilaris is a scarring alopecia resulting from a lymphocytic inflammatory process of unknown etiology. We report a case of a 46-year-old man, who presented with an asymptomatic papular eruption over the face. Histologic examination was consistent with lichen planopilaris. This case is...
- The oesophagus in lichen planus: an endoscopic study.
Dickens, Christopher M.; Heseltine, David; Walton, Shernaz; Bennet, John R. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 1/13/90, Vol. 300 Issue 6717, p84
Investigates the prevalence of esophageal lichen planus through an endoscopic study. Complications of lichen planus; Benefits of routine endoscopy; Consideration of gastrointestinal symptoms.
- Chronic Giardia intestinalis Infection Presenting with Clinical Features Mimicking Lichen Planus.
Vassallo, Camilla; Brazzelli, Valeria; Martinoli, Sara; Ardigò, Marco; Quaglini, Michela; Scaglia, Massimo; Borroni, Giovanni // Acta Dermato-Venereologica; Aug/Sep2001, Vol. 81 Issue 4, p309
Describes a case of chronic Giardia intestinalis infection presenting with clinical features mimicking Lichen planus. Clinical features; Relationship between cutaneous lesions and giardiasis; Histopatologic findings.
- The possible premalignant character of oral lichen planus and oral lichenoid lesions: a prospective five-year follow-up study of 192 patients.
Vassallo, Camilla; Brazzelli, Valeria; Martinoli, Sara; Ardigò, Marco; Quaglini, Michela; Scaglia, Massimo; Borroni, Giovanni // British Dental Journal; 11/24/2007, Vol. 203 Issue 10, p589
Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) was no higher in lichen planus (OLP) patients than in the general population, but much higher in patients with lichenoid lesions (OLL).
- Oral lichen planus: a condition with more persistence and extra-oral involvement than suspected?
Vassallo, Camilla; Brazzelli, Valeria; Martinoli, Sara; Ardigò, Marco; Quaglini, Michela; Scaglia, Massimo; Borroni, Giovanni // British Dental Journal; 3/14/2009, Vol. 206 Issue 5, p267
Forty percent of patients with oral lichen planus report extra-oral manifestations.
- Bir Liken Planus Pigmentozus-İnversus Olgusu.
Uyar, Belkiz; Sivrikoz, Oya Nermin // Archives of the Turkish Dermatology & Venerology / Turkderm; 2012, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p160
Lichen planus pigmentosus is a rare subtype of lichen planus. Because of its rarity, we present the case of a patient diagnosed as lichen planus pigmentosus-inversus based on clinical and histopatological findings, which clinical appearance did not resemble lichen planus at initial examination.
- 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...
- Profound effects of skin lesions.
Kawar, Prakash // Pulse; 5/13/2002, Vol. 62 Issue 19, p61
Presents photographs of skin lesions. Treatment for multiple viral warts over the beard area; Advice given to a car mechanic diagnosed with hypertrophic lichen planus.
- Lichen Planus and Hepatitis C Virus Infection: A Clinical and Virologic Study.
S�nchez-P�rez, Javier; Moreno-Otero, Ricardo; Borque, Mar�a; Rios-Buceta, Luis; Garc�a-D�ez, 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.
- Linear Lichen Planopilaris of the Face Treated with Low-dose Cyclosporin A.
Yanaru, Eiko; Ueda, Masato; Ichihashi, Masamitsu // Acta Dermato-Venereologica; May2000, Vol. 80 Issue 3, p212
Presents a clinical case of a patient with linear lichen planopilaris. Treatment with low-dose cyclosporin A; Similarity of the pathological processes of lichen planus and lichen planopilaris; Variation in the therapies used to treat the linear lichen planopilaris of the face.
- Oral medicine.
Atkin, Phil; Rogers, Helen; Brown, Pam // Pulse; 5/4/2011, Vol. 71 Issue 16, p9
The article presents questions and answers related to lichen planus, candida, and dental abscesses.
- Little strong evidence to base treatment of symptomatic lichen planus.
Gallagher, George T // Evidence-Based Dentistry; Mar2000, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p14
Objectives To assess the effectiveness and safety of any form of palliative therapy against placebo for the treatment of symptomatic oral lichen planus. Data sources Search strategy: Medline 1966-98, EMBASE 1980-98, Cochrane Library, handsearching of conference proceedings and specific journals,...
- Unilateral Linear Lichen Planus with Mucous Membrane Involvement.
Hartl, Christoph; Steen, Kay H.; Wegner, Holger; Seifert, Heinz-Werner; Bieber, Thomas // Acta Dermato-Venereologica; 5/26/99, Vol. 79 Issue 2, p145
Linear lichen planus is a rare distinctive variant of lichen planus (LP) characterized by a pruritic eruption of lichenoid, violaceous papules in a linear distribution that sometimes assume a Blaschko line pattern. We describe a 33-year-old woman who presented with a 4-month history of a...
- The evaluation of anxiety and salivary cortisol levels in patients with oral lichen planus.
Hartl, Christoph; Steen, Kay H.; Wegner, Holger; Seifert, Heinz-Werner; Bieber, Thomas // British Dental Journal; 2/28/2004, Vol. 196 Issue 4, p209
Presents an abstract for the article "The Evaluation of Anxiety and Salivary Cortisol Levels in Patients With Oral Lichen Planus" by M. Koray, O. D�lger and others, published in the journal "Oral Diseases" 2003 issue.