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CASE REPORT

Erosive Lichen Planus: A Case Report

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

Keywords : chronic dermatologic disease,Lichen planus

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: 00-06-2011

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2011; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

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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