Lichen Planus Like Lesions Caused by Thiacetazone
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Mani M Z, Rajan M V, Mathew M, Singh C M. Lichen Planus Like Lesions Caused by Thiacetazone. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1979;45:455-458
AbstractThiacetazone has been used as a standard antituberculous drug in several countries. Side effect& which include various VM of skin eruptions have been observed in about 10% of patients taking thiacetazone. We are reporting two' cases of lichen planus-like lesions presumably due to thiacetazone. Of these, one case had preexisting lichen planus hypertrophicus but the other one, did not have any past history of lichen planus.