What is the prognosis of oral lichen planus (OLP)?

Updated: Mar 29, 2018
  • Author: Jaisri R Thoppay, DDS, MBA, MS; Chief Editor: Jeff Burgess, DDS, MSD  more...
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In the context of appropriate medical care, the prognosis for most patients with oral lichen planus is excellent; it typically is well controlled by topical or systemic therapies.


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