LICHEN PLANUS- Causes, Symptoms & Homeopathic Treatment

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Lichen planus is termed an Inflammatory noninfectious skin disorder which may be an autoimmune disease.

APPEARANCE OF RASH

  • Polygonal flat-topped violaceous papules with thin white fine scale.
  • Purple itchy bumps on the skin.
  • Lacy white sore patches.
  • Fine white lines on the blotches.
  • Blisters lead to scab formation.
  • Net-like spider web-like appearance in the oral cavity.

CLASSIFICATION

  • Cutaneous forms

This usually affects the skin, scalp, and nails

  • Mucosal forms

This usually affects the lining of the gastrointestinal tract such as the mouth, pharynx, esophagus, stomach, anus, genitals, peritoneum, nose, ear, conjunctiva of the eyes.

SYMPTOMS

  • Hair loss
  • Nail damage
  • Burning and stinging pain in mouth when eating meals
  • Red sore patches on the vulva

CAUSES

  • Hepatitis C  infection.
  • Harmful chemicals, metals.
  • Certain medications like painkillers.
  • Contraceptive devices.
  • Certain drugs such as arsenic, bismuth, gold.
  • immunological factors.
  • Stress such as anxiety, depression.

DIAGNOSIS

  • Depending on thorough physical examination, signs, and symptoms
  • Allergy tests

PREVENTIVE MEASURES

  • Avoid spicy and hot foods.
  • Avoid eating nonveg especially red meat.
  • Consume fruits like lemon, oranges, guava, spinach, carrots, pumpkin.

HOMEOPATHIC REMEDIES

  • Arsenic album

This remedy helps in all types of skin eruptions, on the skin, there are purplish spots which appear with blister formation patient is very irritable restless, there is burning and stinging pain after eating food desires for cold water which gives relives, complaints aggravate more on spicy food, too much scratching leads to scab formation with hyperpigmentation.

  • Sulphur

Skin is dry, scaly, and unhealthy, there is severe itching all over every little injury suppurates, skin excoriations, especially in the skin, folds skin becomes tough and hard mentally patient is anxious, irritated forgetful is a well-marked feature.

  • THUJA

This remedy acts best for innervating skin troubles complaints aggravate more in damp conditions and patient feels better in dry weather, there is severe itching all over which may sometimes bleed, unhealthy skin present with marked dryness.

  • Arsenic iod

This remedy is well suited to skin eruptions which lead to exfoliation leaving exuding surface, there is severe itching all over, the patient is very sensitive to a draught of air, skin is fully dry with a purple spot like eruptions,brittle nails with fine dots there is burning in the skin.

DR VASEEM CHOUDHARY

Has treated many patients successfully with all types of skin conditions with his expertise knowledge if you are suffering please consult our team at Homeo Care Clinic in Pune and get treated