Document Type : Original Article



Background: The aim of this study was to investigate the thyroid function status in patients with lichen lanopilaris.Methods: In this case control study, 26 (8 male and 18 female) consecutive lichen planopilaris patients, and 36 age and sex matched controls were evaluated for thyroid function status.Results: The median antithyroglobulin serum level was higher in patients than controls (47.1 IU/mL vs. 10.2 IU/mL, P