Please log in using your Derm101 Email/Username and Password to access the site.

Click here to Login | Subscribe to Derm101 Today!



Page Excerpt:

Lichen planus and lichenoid discoid lupus erythematosus have many findings histopathologic in common, among them hyperkeratosis of surface epidermis and plugs of cornified cells in infundibular epidermis; individual necrotic keratocytes; a lichenoid infiltrate of lymphocytes that, in conjunction with vacuolar alteration, obscures the dermoepidermal junction, and melanophages in the papillary dermis. The finding that is […]