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Year : 2011  |  Volume : 77  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 418-430

Lichenoid tissue reaction/interface dermatitis: Recognition, classification, etiology, and clinicopathological overtones

Virendra N Sehgal1, Govind Srivastava2, Sonal Sharma3, Shruti Sehgal4, Prashant Verma5 
1 Dermato Venereology (Skin/VD) Center, Sehgal Nursing Home, Panchwati, Delhi, India
2 Skin Institute, School of Dermatology, Greater Kailash, New Delhi, India
3 Department of Pathology, University College of Medical Sciences and Associated Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Delhi, India
4 Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Government Dental College, Raipur, India
5 Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences and Associated Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Delhi, India

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Virendra N Sehgal
Dermato Venerology (Skin/VD) Center, Sehgal Nursing Home, A/6 Panchwati, Delhi 110 033
India

Lichenoid tissue reaction or interface dermatitis embrace several clinical conditions, the prototype of which is lichen planus and its variants, drug induced lichenoid dermatitis, special forms of lichenoid dermatitis, lichenoid dermatitis in lupus erythematosus, and miscellaneous disorders showing lichenoid dermatitis, the salient clinical and histological features of which are described to facilitate their diagnosis. Background of lichenoid reaction pattern has been briefly outlined to enlighten those interested in this entity.


How to cite this article:
Sehgal VN, Srivastava G, Sharma S, Sehgal S, Verma P. Lichenoid tissue reaction/interface dermatitis: Recognition, classification, etiology, and clinicopathological overtones.Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2011;77:418-430


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Sehgal VN, Srivastava G, Sharma S, Sehgal S, Verma P. Lichenoid tissue reaction/interface dermatitis: Recognition, classification, etiology, and clinicopathological overtones. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol [serial online] 2011 [cited 2020 Nov 24 ];77:418-430
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