Oral lichen planus: a clinical and morphometric study of oral lesions in relation to clinical presentation.

@article{Seoane2004OralLP,
  title={Oral lichen planus: a clinical and morphometric study of oral lesions in relation to clinical presentation.},
  author={Juan Manuel Seoane and Mar{\'i}a Amparo Romero and P Varela-Centelles and Pedro Diz-Dios and Mar{\'i}a Jos{\'e} Garc{\'i}a-Pola},
  journal={Brazilian dental journal},
  year={2004},
  volume={15 1},
  pages={9-12}
}
Oral lichen planus (OLP) is a chronic inflammatory disease with different clinical presentations that can be classified as reticular or atrophic-erosive. Sixty-two OLP patients were studied to evaluate the clinical-pathologic characteristics of their OLP lesions and to investigate possible differences in their biological behavior. The most common clinical presentation was the reticular type (62.9% vs 37.1%). Atrophic-erosive presentations showed significantly longer evolution (chi square=4.454… CONTINUE READING