What Lichen Planus Looks Like: A Diagnostic Quiz

The condition is common but seen infrequently in primary care practice. Take this quiz for a quick refresher.
Source: ConsultantLive - Category: Internal Medicine Authors: Tags: Quiz Skin Diseases Source Type: news

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Publication date: Available online 25 March 2020Source: Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral RadiologyAuthor(s): Alessandro Villa, Vidya Sankar, Gus Bassani, Lisa Bennett Johnson, Herve Sroussi
Source: Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology - Category: ENT & OMF Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 20 March 2020Source: Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - General SubjectsAuthor(s): Fang Wang, Jing Zhang, Gang Zhou
Source: Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) General Subjects - Category: Biochemistry Source Type: research
Conclusions: The optimised TOPICOP scale proved valuable as a PROM in OLP. TCs phobia can be a real consideration in OLP, nonetheless, it does not appear to be an impediment to treatment adherence. PMID: 32189543 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica - Category: Dentistry Authors: Tags: Acta Odontol Scand Source Type: research
Evaluation of synuclein-γ levels by novel monoclonal antibody in saliva and cancer tissues from oral squamous cell carcinoma patients. Neoplasma. 2020 Mar 18;: Authors: Wang K, Shen Y, Xu J, Li Z, Liu Y, Yu C, Peng L, Zheng J, Zeng Y Abstract The clinical value of synuclein-γ (SNCG) in oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) was evaluated by detecting the expression of SNCG in saliva and tissues and its correlation with clinicopathological parameters (age, gender, ethnicity, degree of differentiation, clinical stage and lymph node metastasis). Salivary samples were collected from 79 patients w...
Source: Neoplasma - Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Tags: Neoplasma Source Type: research
PMID: 32176308 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Acta Dermato-Venereologica - Category: Dermatology Authors: Tags: Acta Derm Venereol Source Type: research
The aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence and genotypic profiles of Candida albicans in patients with oral lichen planus (OLP).
Source: BMC Oral Health - Category: Dentistry Authors: Tags: Research article Source Type: research
Condition:   Lichen Planus: Cutaneous Lichen Planus, Mucosal Lichen Planus and Lichen Planopilaris Interventions:   Drug: Cutaneous lichen planus secukinumab 300 mg Q4W;   Drug: Cutaneous lichen planus placebo;   Drug: Mucosal lichen planus placebo;   Drug: Lichen planopilaris placebo;   Drug: Mucosal lichen planus secukinumab 300 mg Q4W;   Drug: Lichen planopilaris secukinumab 300 mg Q4 W Sponsor:   Novartis Pharmaceuticals Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
CONCLUSION: The combination of TCA and topical steroids offers a good alternative for the treatment of hypertrophic lichen planus. PMID: 32164922 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Annales de Dermatologie et de Cenereologie - Category: Dermatology Authors: Tags: Ann Dermatol Venereol Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: This review study shows that IL-4 plays a key role in the development of OLP. According to the past studies, there are several factors contributing to the production of this cytokine. Identification of the routes of production of IL-4 and its role in OLP might be useful for development of new preventive and therapeutic methods in management of patients with OLP. PMID: 32134902 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Medicina Oral, Patologia Oral y Cirugia Bucal - Category: ENT & OMF Tags: Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal Source Type: research
PMID: 32141608 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: The Australasian Journal of Dermatology - Category: Dermatology Authors: Tags: Australas J Dermatol Source Type: research
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