Lichen planopilaris: update on diagnosis and treatment.

Abstract

Lichen planopilaris (LPP), a follicular form of lichen planus, is a rare inflammatory lymphocyte mediated disorder. Although the physiopathology is unclear, an autoimmune etiology is generally accepted. Women are affected more than men, and the typical age of onset is between 40 and 60 years. LLP is a primary cicatricial alopecia whose diagnosis is… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.sder.2008.12.006

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