Indian Journal of Dermatology
CASE REPORT
Year
: 2008  |  Volume : 53  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 26--27

Esophageal lichen planus: A case report and review of literature


KS Madhusudhan, Raju Sharma 
 Department of Radiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Raju Sharma
Department of Radiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi - 110 029
India

Lichen planus is a rare cause of esophagitis and esophageal stricture. It is invariably associated with oral mucosal involvement and the diagnosis has to be considered in such patients presenting with dysphagia. We present a case of esophageal stricture secondary to lichen planus.


How to cite this article:
Madhusudhan K S, Sharma R. Esophageal lichen planus: A case report and review of literature.Indian J Dermatol 2008;53:26-27


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Madhusudhan K S, Sharma R. Esophageal lichen planus: A case report and review of literature. Indian J Dermatol [serial online] 2008 [cited 2021 Apr 19 ];53:26-27
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