Pityriasis lichenoides

What is Pityriasis lichenoides?

Pityriasis lichenoides is a form of pityriasis.

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I was diagnosed with pityriasis lichenoides last year by 2 different dermatologists. I have been treated with low dose antibiotics with no...

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It is very normal and usual to have flaking in pityriasis lichenoides.

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Hi I have a question about PLEVA (Pityriasis lichenoides). I have had this skin peeling on the head of my penis. Initially it was very small, but...

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Hi Dear XXXXXXX ,

Thanks for your query.

Pityriasis lichenoides is an uncommon rash .
The condition can range from a relatively mild chronic form...

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Ive been having this rash for 2 mo now i went to my drematoligist who thought it was PR vs psoriasis but its not known they called it Mucha...

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PR, ps, and PLEVA mimic each other. Biopsy helps.

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Pityriasis rosea is characterised by...

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I am suffering from pityriasis lichenoides et that's what my doctor said...she prescribed me medicines, it's been a week now...I don't feel...

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I was diagnosed with pityriasis lichenoides last year by 2 different dermatologists. I have been treated with low dose antibiotics with no...

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I have had a skin rash for 2 years now. Started on my trunk with few spots and mainly spread to my upper arms and shoulders but also a few on legs....

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Hello, i've had a rash , ONLY on my forearms, for the past year. Ive had 4 biopsies and they all come back inconclusive. The rash is horribly...

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I was diagnosed with PLEVA about 10 years ago. It comes and goes. Ive read that light therapy may help, but I know its costly. Would a tanning bed...

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Im really desperate right now i've been suffering from PITYRIASIS LICHENOIDES CHRONICA for about 3 months. and it's very hard for me to accept that...

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