Oral lichen planus is a significant unmet medical need, that presents similarly to oral mucositis, with inflammation, erosive ulceration and significant pain," stated Jeffrey B.
What does LP stand for?
LP stands for Lichen Planus (skin disease)
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An itchy rash is the main symptom of conditions such as urticaria, eczema, lichen planus, and parasitic skin infestations such as scabies.
This research was carried out at the Department of Oral Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences in Iran, and focused on the treatment of oral lichen planus in human subjects.
Lichen planus is a mucocutaneous disease that causes inflammation, affecting the eyes, the skin, and the mucosal lining of the mouth and genitalia.
Lichen planus pigmentosus is a rare subtype of lichen planus.
Lichen planus (LP) is a chronic, self-limited, inflammatory disorder of unknown etiology that involves mucous membranes, skin, nails, and hair.
They included cases with smoker's keratosis, speckled leukoplakia, leukoplakia and atrophic /ulcerative lichen planus Among these 20 patients, biopsy results enabled us to further subdivide them into 10 patients with dysplastic lesions and 10 others without dysplasia.
A comparative pilot study of low intensity laser versus topical corticosteroids in the treatment of erosive-atrophic oral lichen planus.