Lichen Planus

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Lichen Planus

Aura’s dermatology experts offer pills to alleviate symptoms of inflammation on the skin or inside the mouth.

Key features

• Idiopathic inflammatory disease of the skin, hair, nails and mucous membranes, seen most commonly in middle-aged adults .
• Flat-topped violaceous papules and plaques favor the wrists, forearms, genitalia, distal lower extremities and presacral area
• Clinical variants include annular, bullous, hypertrophic, inverse, linear, ulcerative, drug-induced and lichen planopilaris 
• Some lichenoid drug eruptions have a photodistribution, while others are clinically and histologically indistinguishable from idiopathic lichen planus 
• The most commonly incriminated drugs include angiotensin- converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, thiazide diuretics, antimalarials, quinidine and gold 
• Histologically, there is a dense, band-like lymphocytic infiltrate and apoptosis with destruction of the epidermal basal cell layer 
• In this T-cell-mediated autoimmune disorder, basal keratinocytes express altered self-antigens on their surface 


Our Before & After Gallery

Aura takes pride in the skilled dermatology professionals who deal with a variety of skin conditions daily and make sure to bring better outcomes. Improve your cosmetic appearance and boost your inner confidence level by keeping your skin healthy and beautiful. The photosof pre and post-treatments showed here might help you get a clearer view of our dermatology services and what to expect from them.

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    Before skin 1 After
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    Before skin 2 After

Our Dermatologist

Working Hours

  • Monday :10:00 am – 4:00 pm
  • Tuesday :09:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • Wednesday :11:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Thursday :09:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • Friday :12:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Saturday :10:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Sunday :10:00 am – 2:00 pm

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