Sean Klepper M.D.
Artur Zembowicz M.D....
Also known as: atrophic lichen planus, resolving lichen planus
- Represents the resolving phase of lichen planus.
- As lesions of lichen planus resolve, acanthosis subsides and the epidermis becomes flattened, while hyperkeratosis persists.
- The lichenoid dermal infiltrate often becomes less pronounced.
- Focal dermal scarring may occur.