Etiology and pathogenesis of oral lichen planus: An overview

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Abstract

Oral lichen planus is a noninfectious, chronic inflammatory condition that involves the oral mucosal stratified squamous epithelium and the underlying lamina propria and may be accompanied by skin lesions. This overview describes the current understanding of the immunopathologic mechanisms implicated in oral lichen planus.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)72-80
Number of pages9
JournalOral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology
Volume122
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 1 2016

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Oral Lichen Planus
Mucous Membrane
Epithelium
Skin

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Oral Surgery
  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Dentistry (miscellaneous)
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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Etiology and pathogenesis of oral lichen planus : An overview. / Kurago, Zoya B.

In: Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology, Vol. 122, No. 1, 01.07.2016, p. 72-80.

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