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Lichen Planus

Known as: LICHEN RUBER PLANUS, Lichen, ruber planus, Lichen Planus [Disease/Finding] 
An inflammatory, pruritic disease of the skin and mucous membranes, which can be either generalized or localized. It is characterized by distinctive… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to systematically review the literature to determine: (a) the malignant transformation rate… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Lichen planus (LP) is a common disorder in which auto-cytotoxic T lymphocytes trigger apoptosis of epithelial cells leading to… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Oral lichen planus (OLP) is a relatively common chronic inflammatory disorder affecting stratified squamous epithelia. Whereas in… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Both antigen-specific and non-specific mechanisms may be involved in the pathogenesis of oral lichen planus (OLP). Antigen… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
  • D. Eisen
  • Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 4857034
BACKGROUND Although oral lichen planus (OLP) is a relatively common disorder, reports comprising large numbers of patients with… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Lichen planus (LP) is a relatively common disorder of the stratified squamous epithelia, which is, in many ways, an enigma. This… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The understanding of the dynamics of animal populations and of related ecological and evolutionary issues frequently depends on a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Among 20,333 Swedish people aged 15 yr and above, oral lichen planus was found in 1.9%; 1.6% among men and 2.2% among women. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Five hundred seventy patients with oral lichen planus were followed for periods ranging from 6 months to more than 10 years (mean… Expand
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Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
  • J. O. .andreasen
  • Oral surgery, oral medicine, and oral pathology
  • 1968
  • Corpus ID: 37761524
Abstract A clinical examination of 115 cases of oral lichen planus has been presented. The observation period varied from 1 month… Expand
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