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https://doi.org/10.20471/acc.2020.59.03.16

Diagnostic Criteria of Oral Lichen Planus: a Narrative Review

Doina Iulia Rotaru ; Department of Odontology, Iuliu Haţieganu University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Diana Sofineti ; Dental Center Cassandraplein, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Sorana D. Bolboacă orcid id orcid.org/0000-0002-2342-4311 ; Department of Medical Informatics and Biostatistics, Iuliu Haţieganu University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Adriana E. Bulboacă ; Department of Pathophysiology, Iuliu Haţieganu University of Medicine and Pharmacy Cluj-Napoca, Cluj-Napoca, Romania


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str. 513-522

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Sažetak

Oral lichen planus (OLP) is a disease with unclear etiology or pathogenesis, categorized by the World Health Organization as oral lichenoid lesions (OLL; interface mucositis or lichenoid mucositis) into a group of potentially malignant disorders. The diagnosis of OLP is challenging because the clinical and histopathologic features are frequently seen in OLP, OLL and/or other mucosal diseases with lichenoid characteristics. Furthermore, OLP has a dynamic nature. Finally, an early and precise diagnosis can play a decisive role, allowing timely treatment and thus improving the patient quality of life. This article summarizes the state-of-the-art regarding OLP and OLL and
discusses the challenges faced on making an accurate diagnosis, aiming to provide a practical guideline for the postgraduates and oral physicians in reaching the diagnosis of these lesions.

Ključne riječi

Lichen planus, Oral lichen planus, Oral lichenoid lesions, Diagnosis guideline, Precancerous conditions

Hrčak ID:

247505

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https://hrcak.srce.hr/247505

Podaci na drugim jezicima: hrvatski

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