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Malignant Potential of Oral Lichen Planus/Lichenoid Lesions Malignant Potential of Oral Lichen Planus/Lichenoid Lesions
This new meta-analysis supports the concept that OLP and OLLs are associated with a small, yet measurable, increased risk for malignant transformation.Medscape Dental & Oral Health (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 31, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dental & Oral Health Viewpoint Source Type: news

The use of topical corticosteroides in the treatment of oral lichen planus in Spain: A national survey.
Conclusions: There is a need for national guidelines in treatment for oral lichen planus (treatment criteria, drug, dose, treatment time and method of application of corticosteroid) that can be applied by all professionals who treat this disease. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - March 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

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)
Source: ConsultantLive - May 25, 2016 Category: Internal Medicine Authors: Leo Robert Tags: Quiz Skin Diseases Source Type: news

Lichen Planus
Title: Lichen PlanusCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 1/5/2000 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/11/2016 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - May 11, 2016 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

What Is Telogen Effluvium?
Discussion Hair is an epidermal appendage. It has a regular cycle of phases where hair grows (anagen), rests (telogen) and has a transition phase (catagen) in between. Normal hair loss is ~50-100 hairs lost/day on the scalp. Normal hair grows about 2.5 mm/week. The history should include details about general health, health stressors especially in last 4-6 months including fevers, surgeries, new medication and life events are important. Review of systems for possible anemia, diabetes, and hypothyroidism and other autoimmune diseases should be obtained including fatigue, constipation, weight changes, night sweats, eye, mus...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - September 21, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Painful sex (dyspareunia) after surgical menopause
The post Painful sex (dyspareunia) after surgical menopause appeared first on Hysterectomy Association. A surgical menopause is one caused when a woman has her ovaries removed. It can also refer to a menopause triggered following a hysterectomy that has left her ovaries in place. There are many menopausal symptoms and some, like the hot flush, are often easier to deal with than others. Perhaps the hardest ones to overcome though are those that affect our sexual well-being and these include things like vaginal dryness or loss of libido. In this article we’re going to explore issues around painful sex because for some ...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - July 8, 2015 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Parkinson-Hardman Tags: Menopause sexuality Source Type: news

Oral Lichen Planus and a failing dental implant: approach?
I have a 72 year old white female dental implant patient with a long history of Lichen Planus. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - March 21, 2014 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Dental Implant Cases Source Type: news

Impact of Dental Plaque on Gingival Oral Lichen PlanusImpact of Dental Plaque on Gingival Oral Lichen Planus
A study points to the importance of periodontal treatment to control the symptoms and discomfort of this painful oral condition. Medscape Dental & Oral Health (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 17, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dental & Oral Health Viewpoint Source Type: news

Lifecoach: why do I keep getting abdominal pains?
Our experts answer your health questions. This week, abdominal aches and dealing with hypochondria. (Source: Telegraph Health)
Source: Telegraph Health - April 9, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: hypochondria lifecoach health skiing abdominal pain lichen planus Source Type: news

Lifecoach: why do I keep getting abdominal pains?
Our experts answer your health questions. This week, abdominal aches and dealing with hypochondria.     (Source: The Telegraph : Health Advice)
Source: The Telegraph : Health Advice - April 9, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: hypochondria lifecoach health skiing abdominal pain lichen planus Source Type: news

Lifecoach: what is the difference between types of fats?
Our experts answer your health questions. This week: telling good fats from bad fats and curing lichen planus. (Source: Telegraph Health)
Source: Telegraph Health - March 27, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: lifeocach health food student recipes health advice tennis elbow Source Type: news

Lifecoach: what is the difference between types of fats?
Our experts answer your health questions. This week: telling good fats from bad fats and curing lichen planus. (Source: The Telegraph : Health Advice)
Source: The Telegraph : Health Advice - March 27, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: lifeocach health food student recipes health advice tennis elbow Source Type: news

Lichen Planus in Ear Not Uncommon
MIAMI BEACH (MedPage Today) -- The autoimmune disease lichen planus may affect the ear more commonly than previously thought, researchers reported here. (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - March 6, 2013 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news