Lichen planus pigmentosus

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What is lichen planus pigmentosus?

Lichen planus pigmentosus is a rare form of lichen planus characterized by irregular oval shaped grayish brown marks, which often develop in areas exposed to sunlight. The lesions are typically asymptomatic or mildly itchy.

Common symptoms reported by people with lichen planus pigmentosus

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Who has lichen planus pigmentosus on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 1
20s 2
30s 1
40s 2
50s 0
60s 1
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 2
Female 5

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 0
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from lichen planus pigmentosus patients who have completed their condition history
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