Correlation of lichen planus

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 Editor: Oriol Yélamos

 Author(s): Oriol Yélamos     ·  Ralph P. Braun
Description This chapter covers the correlation of lichen planusThis glossary term has not yet been described.
Author(s) Oriol Yélamos · Ralph P. Braun
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Status update February 21, 2019
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Peripheral dotted/linear vesselsLinear mildly curved vessels considered irregular when different sizes shapes and curves with a haphazard or random distribution are presented and considered regular when short and fine (thin) linear vessels prevail various diagnoses together with round, linear, reticular or annular pearly- whitish structuresThis glossary term has not yet been described. are characteristic of lichen planus (A. Lallas et al., 2014). Histopathologically, whitish structures reveal compact orthokeratosis above zones of wedge-shaped hypergranulosis and acanthosis and are the equivalent of Wickham striae (Vázquez-López et al., 2003).