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Lichen planus pigmentosus

Other Names for this Disease
  • Lichen planus pigmentosa
  • Lichen planus pigmentosus inversus
  • LP pigmentosa
  • LP pigmentosus
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  • My son developed dark spots when he was one and half years old. Lichen planus pigmentosa was confimed by biopsy. I am not treating his condition with medication. Is it possible for him to overcome this condition by himself? How long will it take? Click here for answer

  • Is this a cancerous disease, and how do I treat this condition? I am desperate. Click here for answer