What is the prevalence of lichen planus in the US?

Updated: Feb 24, 2020
  • Author: Tsu-Yi Chuang, MD, MPH, FAAD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Lichen planus is reported in approximately 1% of all new patients seen at health care clinics. Some areas have reported a higher incidence in December and January.


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