Your browser does not support javascript:   Search for gard hereSearch for news-and-events here.

Diseases

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Lichen planopilaris


Other Names for this Disease
  • Follicular lichen planus
  • Frontal fibrosing alopecia (subtype)
  • Kossard disease
  • Lichen follicularis
  • Lichen planopilaris classic type
Related Diseases
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.

Organizations

Organizations Supporting this Disease

  • American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association (AARDA)
    22100 Gratiot Avenue Eastpointe
    East Detroit, MI 48201-2227
    Toll-free: 800-598-4668
    Telephone: 586-776-3900
    Fax: 586-776-3903
    E-mail: aarda@aarda.org
    Website: http://www.aarda.org/

  • Cicatricial Alopecia Research Foundation (C.A.R.F.)
    303 West State Street
    Geneva, IL 60134
    Telephone: 310-801-3450
    E-mail: info@carfintl.org
    Website: http://www.carfintl.org

  • National Lichen Sclerosus Support Group
    P.O. Box 5830
    Lyme Regis
    Dorset
    DT7 3ZU
    United Kingdom
    Telephone: 07765 947599
    Website: http://www.lichensclerosus.org/

Social Networking Websites

  • DNAandU.org is a Web site and blog that collects firsthand stories from people facing issues, making tough decisions, and using genomic (DNA) information in their own healthcare. Click on the link to learn from their experiences and/or submit your own story.
  • RareShare is an online social hub dedicated to patients, families and healthcare professionals affected by rare medical disorders.

Organizations Providing General Support

Other Names for this Disease
  • Follicular lichen planus
  • Frontal fibrosing alopecia (subtype)
  • Kossard disease
  • Lichen follicularis
  • Lichen planopilaris classic type
Related Diseases
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.