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Volume 23 (2020)
Volume 22 (2019)
Volume 21 (2018)
Volume 20 (2017)
Volume 19 (2016)
Volume 18 (2015)
Volume 17 (2014)
Volume 16 (2013)
Volume 15 (2012)
Volume 14 (2011)
Volume 13 (2010)
Volume 12 (2009)
Volume 11 (2008)
Volume 10 (2007)
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A case-control study to evaluate the levels of non-HDLCholesterol in lichen planus patients to rule out the risk of cardiovascular events

Rohit Singla; Kritika Singla; Saurabh Swaroop Gupta; Sanjeev Gupta; Aneet Mahendra; Akriti Gakhar

Volume 26, Issue 3 , September 2023, , Pages 123-126


  Background: Multiple studies indicate the correlation between lichen planus (LP) and certain systemic disorders. Data suggest an increased incidence of dyslipidemia with LP. Abnormal lipid levels are major risk factors for developing atherosclerotic changes and cardiovascular disorders (CVD). Non-high-density ...  Read More

Prevalence of metabolic syndrome and its relationship with mucosal involvement in lichen planus: an observational study

Arunima Dhabal; Jayanta Kumar Barua; Kingshuk Chatterjee; Ananya Chandra; Sumana Khan; Manab Kumar Ghosh; Saswati Halder

Volume 25, Issue 4 , December 2022, , Pages 321-327


  Background: Lichen planus (LP) is a chronic inflammatorydisorder involving the skin, mucosa, hair, and nails. Previousreports have shown a possible association between LP andmetabolic derangement, leading to increased cardiovascular riskamong these patients. Our study aimed to assess the prevalenceof ...  Read More

Prevalence of metabolic syndrome in patients with lichen planus in comparison with control group

Saman Mohammadi; Nasim Askari; Maryam Khalili; Rezvan Amiri; Mahin Aflatoonian

Volume 25, Issue 2 , June 2022, , Pages 123-127


  Background: The increased prevalence of metabolic syndrome has been established in chronic inflammatory skin diseases. Patients with metabolic syndrome have a higher mortality rate due to cardiovascular disease and malignancy. In this study, the prevalence of metabolic syndrome was evaluated in lichen ...  Read More

Lichen planopilaris: histopathological survey of 70 vertical sections of scalp biopsies

Kambiz Kamyab Hesari; AliReza Ghanadan; Vahidehsadat Azhari; Shirin Taraz Jamshidi; Reza Amiri; Hamidreza Mahmoudi; Ali Salehi Farid; Ali Nili; Anahita Borzouei; Maryam Daneshpazhooh

Volume 25, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 24-28


  Background: Lichen planopilaris (LPP) is the most common form of immune-mediated scarring alopecia. We evaluated the histopathologic features of LPP in vertical sections of scalp biopsies and compared findings between the scarring and nonscarring phases of the disease.Methods: From June 2019 to June ...  Read More

Radiation-induced lichen planus as a kind of isoradiotopic response: a narrative review

Nasrin Zand; Masoumeh Lotfi-Tokaldany; Parvin Mansouri

Volume 25, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 46-52


  Radiation therapy is frequently associated with a variety of adverse cutaneous effects. Some of these complications, such as radiodermatitis, are well known. However, some other skin reactions, such as radiation-induced lichen planus (LP) as a kind of isoradiotopic response, are rare, less known, and ...  Read More

Frontal fibrosing alopecia: a clinicopathological study of 22 cases from Shiraz, Southern Iran

Fatemeh Sari Aslani; Nasrin Saki; Mohammad Sasannia

Volume 23, Issue 3 , October 2020, , Pages 112-119


  Background: Since its recognition, frontal fibrosing alopecia (FFA) has increasingly been studied globally in terms of its diverse aspects. Having found no studies describing this condition in Southern Iran, we examined the different clinicopathological features of patients with FFA who referred to Faghihi ...  Read More

Lichen planus pigmentosus successfully treated with conventional CO2 laser resurfacing

Ramin Radmanesh; Mohammad Radmanesh

Volume 23, Issue 3 , October 2020, , Pages 125-128


  Lichen planus pigmentosus (LPP) develops as an asymptomatic and dusky pigmentation of the facial skin with no effective treatment. Herein we report a 54-year-old lady with clinical and histopathologic confirmation of LPP who was scheduled to be treated with CO2 laser resurfacing. ...  Read More

Carotid doppler ultrasound evaluation in patients with lichen planus

Zeinab Aryanian; Hosein Shahabandaz; Meysam Abdollahzadeh Sangrody; Azar Shirzadian; Soodabeh Tirgartabari; Ali Bijani; Shabnam Fahim; Ifa Etesami; Arghavan Azizpour; Azadeh Goodarzi

Volume 22, Issue 4 , 2020, , Pages 133-138


  Background: Lichen planus is a chronic inflammatory disease associated with an increased risk of subclinical atherosclerosis and cardiovascular diseases. This study aimed to evaluate patients with lichen planus using carotid Doppler ultrasound parameters.Methods: Forty patients with lichen ...  Read More

Alterations of serum lipids in patients with classic cutaneous lichen planus

Yalda Nahidi; Naser Tayyebi Meibodi; Pooran Layegh; Sara Sharifi

Volume 21, Issue 4 , 2018, , Pages 132-137


  Background: Lichen planus (LP) is a chronic inflammatory disease involving the skin, mucous membranes and appendages. Like other chronic inflammatory diseases, it may be associated with metabolic disorders and dyslipidemia. Due to the discrepancies in the results of previous studies and lack of a similar ...  Read More

Plasma level of trace elements in patients with oral lichen planus

Rezazadeh Fahimeh; Sokhakian Mahshid

Volume 21, Issue 2 , 2018, , Pages 54-58


  Background: Oral lichen planus (OLP) is a common inflammatory disease of unknown origins. Recent studies have considered nutritional factors concerning the pathogenesis of many autoimmune disorders. The objective of the present study was to investigate the plasma levels of magnesium (Mg), calcium (Ca), ...  Read More

Relationship between lichen planus and dyslipidemia: A case-control study from Southwest Iran

Yaghoobi Reza; Pazyar Nader; Kalantari Hooman

Volume 20, Issue 1 , 2017, , Pages 11-14

  Background: Lichen planus (LP) is a chronic inflammatory skin condition which leads to changes in lipid metabolism. It may cause chronic atherosclerosis and metabolic syndrome. Theobjective of this study is to compare lipid levels of patients with LP to healthy controls. Methods: This case-control study ...  Read More

High frequency of genital involvement in lichen planus: a cross sectional study

Ebrahimzadeh Mohammad; Dehghani Farideh; Amirniroumand Niloofar

Volume 17, Issue 4 , 2014, , Pages 130-133

  Background: Lichen planus is a chronic inflammatory disease ofunknown etiology that may involve mucocutaneous tissues. Themain aim of our study was to evaluate the frequency of oral andgenital lichen planus in men and women affected by skin lesions.Method: A total of 132 patients with clinical and histopathologicaldiagnosis ...  Read More

Low dose Methotrexate for the treatment of generalized lichen planus

Farhad Malekzad; Mohammad Saeedi; Azin Ayatollahi

Volume 14, Issue 4 , 2011, , Pages 131-135

  Background: Lichen planus is a common inflammatory disease that can involve the skin, nails, mucous membrane, and hair follicles. There is a long list of topical and systemic therapies for its treatment. Methotrexarte has some characteristics that make it a good choice for generalized lichen planus. ...  Read More

Twenty nail dystrophy associated with lichen planus in a child: A case report

Makkar Manisha; Pandey Pinki; Dixit Alok; Kapur Kalyani; Mahajan NC

Volume 14, Issue 3 , 2011, , Pages 113-116

  Twenty Nail Dystrophy (TND) is a rare acquired idiopathic nail dystrophy characterized by excess longitudinal ridging, distal notching, splitting, loss of nail luster and thinning of nail plates that may affect 1 to 20 nails. It occurs as a common manifestation of various dermatoses affecting the nail ...  Read More

Lichen planus pemphigoides: A case report

Mahmood Farshchian; Rahmatpour Ghasem

Volume 14, Issue 1 , 2011, , Pages 32-34

  Lichen planus pemphigoides (LPP) is a rare autoimmune blistering disease that is characterized by the development of vesico-bullous skin lesions in patients with lichen planus. The histopathology of LPP reveals a sub_epidermal blister with linear deposition of IgG and /or C3 along the dermal_epidermal ...  Read More

Colocalization of Lichen Planus and Vitiligo: Challenging the Universality of Current Theories

Hefazi Mahyar T; Moslehi Homayon; Ehsani Amir H; Ostadrahimi Nima

Volume 12, Suppl.3 , 2009, , Pages 16-18

  Vitiligo and Lichen Planus, two common dermatologic disorders, are expected to coexist. This leads to diverse theories regarding their immunopathogenesis linkage. In this case, we report a twenty-year-old man suffering from simultaneous lichen planus and vitiligo which were both generalized at the time ...  Read More

Lichen Planus Pigmentosus with a Linear Pattern

Wani Aejaz Ali; Jan Nighat

Volume 12, Issue 4 , 2009, , Pages 134-135

  Lichen planus pigmentosus, a macular variant of lichen planus, is characterized by slate grey pigmentation and was first seen in the Indian population. We report a case of LPP with a linear distribution. A 27- year-old female presented with asymptomatic dark brown macules from the middle of right calf ...  Read More

Betamethasone Oral Mini-Pulse Therapy in the Treatment of Lichen Planus

Muhammad Munir Rashid; Uzire Azam Khan; Md Akramullah Sikder; Eakub Ali; Nargis Akhtar

Volume 11, Issue 3 , 2008, , Pages 99-102

  Background: Lichen planus is a common dermatological condition. Many treatment options have been discussed in literature, each with its own risk profile. Betamethasone pulse therapy is one of the effective therapies mentioned.The objective of this study was to find out whether oral betamethasone mini ...  Read More

Frequency of clinical variants of lichen planus in dermatology out-patients in Kerman

Esfandiarpour Iraj; Rahpima Maryam

Volume 10, Issue 4 , 2007, , Pages 283-289

  Background and aim: Lichen planus (LP) is an inflammatory papulosquamous disease that affects skin, mucous membranes, nails and hair. As the disease presents in various clinical types, the objective of this study was to determine the frequency of clinical variants of LP in dermatological out-patients ...  Read More

Frequency of Hepatitis C virus antibody in Lichen Planus patients admitted to Dermatology Ward of Sina Hospital, Hamedan, Iran from 2002 to 2004

M Farshchian; A Zamanian; K Kaveh

Volume 8, Issue 6 , 2006, , Pages 471-474

  Background and aim: An epidemiological association of lichen planus (LP) with hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection has been found only in certain parts of the world and in some countries no association has been noted. The present study was done to evaluate the association of LP with HCV in patients admitted ...  Read More

Descriptive study of primary Cicatricial Alopecia in patients referred to the Skin Clinic of Sina Hospital in Tabriz, 1997-2004

Sh Babaei Nejad; E Khodaeiani; M Amir Nia

Volume 8, Issue 6 , 2006, , Pages 496-500

  Background and aim: Cicatrical alopecia refers to lesions associated with permanent destruction of hair follicles. Several diseases such as folliculitis decalvans, lichenplanopilaris (LPP) and discoid lupus erythematosus (DLE) may result in cicatricial alopecia. Since cicatricial alopecia is scarring ...  Read More

Clinical manifestations of Lichen Planus: A report of 120 cases

N Esmaeili; M Barzegari; M Rezaei

Volume 8, Issue 2 , 2005, , Pages 110-114

  Background: Lichen planus (LP) is an idiopathic papulosquamous disorder, which can show cutaneous or mucosal signs. It is caused by a cell mediated immune response to an antigen. A wide range of clinical manifestations has been reported. Objective: To determine the sex and age frequency and clinical ...  Read More

Familial Lichen Planus: Report of 4 cases in a family

MJ Nazemi Tabrizi; AH Ehsani; SN Emadi; P Noormohammad Poor; P Mehrian

Volume 8, Issue 1 , 2004, , Pages 62-65

  Although lichen planus is a fairly common disorder, its familial occurrence is uncommon and varies between 1.5 and 10.7%. In most reports, only two or three members of the family have had disease but occasionally more family members may be affected. We present a case of lichen planus, whose father, mother, ...  Read More

Actinic Lichen Planus mimicking Melasma: A case report

MR Mortazavi; Z Safaei Naraghi; M Mohammad Zadeh

Volume 7, Issue 1 , 2003, , Pages 38-42

  Actinic lichen planus is a clinical variant of lichen planus, involving mainly sun-exposed areas and manifested as annular lesions with a pigmented center surrounded by a hypopigmented zone. A rare presentation of actinic lichen planus mimics melasma but have distinctive histopathologic picture in favour ...  Read More