Hypertrophic Lichen Planus and Light Sensitivity in an HIV‐Positive Patient Article

cited authors

  • Pardo, RJ; Kerdel, FA

fiu authors


  • ABSTRACT: A 40‐year‐old black man who was HIV positive developed generalized hypertrophic lichen planus in areas previously affected by a photosensitivity eruption. After unsuccessful attempts to induce remission of his lichen planus with conventional therapies, etretinate produced a dramatic response. Copyright © 1988, Wiley Blackwell. All rights reserved

publication date

  • January 1, 1988

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start page

  • 642

end page

  • 644


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