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Erosive Lichen Planus: A Case Report

Balaji N, Sumathi MK, Shanthi V, Sathish Kumar, Vezhavendhan N

Keywords : Lichen planus, chronic dermatologic disease

Citation Information : N B, MK S, V S, Kumar S, N V. Erosive Lichen Planus: A Case Report. 2011; 1 (1):29-30.

DOI: 10.5005/jsd-1-1-29

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 01-08-2020

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2011; The Author(s).


Lichen planus is a relatively common, chronic dermatologic disease that often affects the oral mucosa, The strange name of the condition was provided by the British physician Erasmus Wilson, who first described it in 1869. We report a case oferosive lichen planus in a 30 year old female pa tient.

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