|Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue
|Skin & Mucous membrane
|ALTERNATE NAMES /COMMON NAMES
|Papulosquamous Disorder/ Mucocutaneous Disease/ Dermatosis
|NAMES IN DIFFERENT LANGUAGES
|ICD 10 CLASSIFICATION
|Lichen Planus affects nearly 1- 2% of population, globally. Females are more likely to be affected with it. Though, it can occur in any age but it is more common between 30-60 years. Lichen Planus affects worldwide, irrespective of colour, race, age.