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Lichen Planus, Oral

Introduction: Lichen Planus, Oral

Description of Lichen Planus, Oral

Lichen Planus, Oral (medical condition): An inflammatory condition involving the mucous lining...more »

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Oral lichen planus:
  »Introduction: Oral lichen planus
  »Symptoms of Oral lichen planus

Lichen Planus, Oral: Oral lesions accompanying cutaneous lichen planus or often occurring alone. The buccal mucosa, lips, gingivae, floor of the mouth, and palate are usually affected (in a descending order of frequency). Typically, oral lesions consist of radiating white or gray, velvety, threadlike lines, arranged in a reticular pattern, at the intersection of which there may be minute, white, elevated dots or streaks (Wickham's striae). (Jablonski, Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry).
Source: MeSH 2007

Lichen Planus, Oral: Related Topics

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Lichen Planus, Oral as a Disease

Lichen Planus, Oral: Another name for Oral lichen planus (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Oral lichen planus
  »Symptoms of Oral lichen planus

Lichen Planus, Oral: Related Diseases

Lichen Planus, Oral: Lichen Planus, Oral is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Lichen Planus, Oral (Oral lichen planus)

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Lichen Planus, Oral: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Lichen Planus, Oral:

  • chronic mucocutaneous disease
  • annular lichen planus
  • linear lichen planus
  • hypertrophic lichen planus
  • strophic lichen planus
  • vesiculobulbous lichen planus
  • ulcerative lichen planus

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