Lichen planus follicularis tumidus

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In this work, the authors described a case of a patient with lichen planus follicularis tumidus (LPFT), an extremely rare variant of lichen planus. The article provides an overview of literature on clinical features characterizing this rare condition. Differential diagnosis as well as treatment of this condition is considered.

 


About the authors

K. O. Chepushtanova

S. M. Kirov Military Medical Academy, Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation

Author for correspondence.
Email: kseniyachepushtanova@mail.ru

Russian Federation Registrar, Department of Skin and Venereal Diseases

Yu. G. Gorbunov

S. M. Kirov Military Medical Academy, Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation

Email: fake@neicon.ru

Russian Federation Associate Professor, Teaching Assistant, Department of Skin and Venereal Diseases

I. E. Belousova

S. M. Kirov Military Medical Academy, Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation

Email: fake@neicon.ru

Russian Federation Dr. Sci. (Med.), Prof., Department of Skin and Venereal Diseases

A. V. Samtsov

S. M. Kirov Military Medical Academy, Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation

Email: avsamtsov@mail.ru

Russian Federation Dr. Sci. (Med.), Prof., Departmental Head, Department of Skin and Venereal Diseases

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