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Lichen amyloidosis

Lichen amyloidosis: Introduction

Lichen amyloidosis: A chronic itchy skin rash caused by abnormal deposits of amyloid in the skin. There doesn't appear to be amyloid deposits in any other part of the body. The skin lesions are usually found on the shins but can also occur on the thighs, back and forearms. It is often associated with conditions such as atopic dermatitis, lichen planus and mycosis fungoides. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Lichen amyloidosis is available below.

Symptoms of Lichen amyloidosis

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Causes of Lichen amyloidosis

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Misdiagnosis and Lichen amyloidosis

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Definitions of Lichen amyloidosis:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Lichen amyloidosis as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

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More information about Lichen amyloidosis

  1. Lichen amyloidosis: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis

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