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Treatments For Lichen Nitidus
6mo to 1year: It could be a longtime.Get a more detailed answer ›
So i assume you: were diagnosed by a physician with lichen nitidus. If so they should have told you that it is a benign condition and can last a short or long time. The longest I have ever seen is 2 years. but could be longer. ...Read more
What to do if I have lichen nitidus and its been for me almost a year What to do if I have searched everywhere for recovery but nothing?
Lichen nitidus: It usually resolves on it's own without treatment. ...Read more
I have bumpy dots on my elbow and the palms of my hands
What is this...could this be lichen nitidus?
Well : For specific diagnosis to Healthtap consult with pictures or see you dermatologist ...Read more
Lichen planus: Topical steroid creams that, for example, are under wrapping or taped at bedtime may also be useful when possible. For localized, itchy, thick lesions, injections of corticosteroids may be given. Antihistamines may blunt the itch, particularly if it is only moderate. Oral immunosuppressants are also used in more severe cases. ...Read more
Not immediate: Treatment for lichen planus varies with the individual. There are generally triggers that set off some of the signs and symptoms. Why does it happen? It attacks numerous spots on the body. If you are looking for a good source of information, research Baylor University. They have a clinic treating lichen planus. The have a online support group for info and help. ...Read more
HYPER LICHEN????: SORRY. NO SUCH ANIMAL . . . ...Read more