Lichen Planus and Glucose Tolerance
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Jain R K, Datta P, Singh R. Lichen Planus and Glucose Tolerance. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1983;49:147-149
AbstractTwenty patients with lichen planus and 5 healthy controls were investigated for their glucose tolerance. using steroid- primed glucose tolerance test. 60% of patients showed abnormal glucose tolerance as compared to none in control. Glucose intolerance was found to be more commonly associated with recent onset of disease but no relationship with the extent of involvement was observed.