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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Lichen planus: Lichen planus is a chronic, possibly autoimmune skin condition which has no conventional cure. http://tinyurl.com/nmtczy3 for help with this conditi ... Read More

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
39 years experience Dentistry
Cause: Lp is associated with people who are more likely to have hep c. It is associated with drugs containing gold, bismuth, arsenic, quinidine; the actual c ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ko
27 years experience Dermatology
There : There are slew of treatments for oral lichen planus. Unfortunately, many doctors are not verse with treating this condition. I have an extra area of e ... Read More
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Dr. John Van der Werff
39 years experience Dentistry
Visit: Look at the web site of the american academy of oral medicine for a listing of dentists in your area that may be able to help you.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Lichen planus: Lichen planus is a chronic, possibly autoimmune skin condition which has no conventional cure. http://tinyurl.com/nmtczy3 to receive the homeopathi ... Read More
A 10-year-old male asked:
Dr. CHERYL COLDWATER
38 years experience Pediatrics
Dermatologist: First, make sure you see a dermatologist. It is uncommon for a child to have this disorder so you need to be sure that is the correct diagnosis. There ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Oral Thrush: Oral lichen planus is a long-term disorder of the immune system. Symptoms of lichen planus are similar to thrush, and often mistaken for thrush. Howe ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
46 years experience Dentistry
Inflamation: Lichen planis is an autoimmune disorder which manifests in inflammatory responses .Effects skin surfaces. Your body will react to inflammation by try ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bob Ourian
26 years experience Dermatology
Lichen Planus: Lichen planus is a chornic disease of the skin and oral mucusa. Its name refers to the dry and undulating, "lichen-like" appearance of affected skin. ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
45 years experience Dentistry
Unknown: The cause of lichen planus is unknown. In certain locales, patients with extensive lichen planus seem to be more likely to have a hepatitis C virus in ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
25 years experience Dermatology
No: Unfortunately no. Usually the process burns itself out after an average of about 18 months. The trouble is we don't really know the exact cause/trig ... Read More
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