Many skin and mucus membrane conditions appear similar. Only your doctor can tell them apart. If you have anything resembling lichen planus, do not assume that is the condition. Skin conditions may be isolated, or they may be signs of a more serious internal disease. See your doctor to be sure.
Itching, flat-topped purplish bumps or scaly patches
- Especially on the palm side of the wrists, the top of the foot and shins, the trunk, or the genitals
- Milky-white, spider web-like patches in your mouth or vagina
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