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Disease Lichenoid Eruptions

Name Lichenoid Eruptions
Synonyms Eruption, Licheniform | Eruption, Lichenoid | Eruptions, Licheniform | Eruptions, Lichenoid | Licheniform Eruption | Licheniform Eruptions | Lichenoid Eruption
Definition Conditions in which there is histological damage to the lower epidermis along with a grouped chronic inflammatory infiltrate in the papillary dermis disturbing the interface between the epidermis and dermis. LICHEN PLANUS is the prototype of all lichenoid eruptions. (From Rook et al., Textbook of Dermatology, 4th ed, p398)
Categories Skin disease
MeSH® ID D017512

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DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Papulosquamous Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Lichenoid Eruptions Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Lichenoid Eruptions Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Lichen Nitidus Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Lichen Planus Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Lichen Sclerosus et Atrophicus
View node Pityriasis Lichenoides Has associated chemicals Has associated genes