Articles

Lichen planus--report of successful treatment with aloe vera.

Author

Hayes SM

Date

5/1999

Journal

Gen Dent

Abstract

Lichen planus is a disease that involves the skin and mucous membranes. It is characterized by unique eruptions. The cause of this disease is unknown, but has been linked to emotional stress, and has also been attributed to viral infections. A case is described of a successful treatment of lichen planus.