Lichen planus is a papulo squamous disorder of unknown aetiology but can be regarded as an immunological disorder since it occur in number of conditions where immunological abnormalities are present, such as myasthenia gravis and chronic graft versus host disease. Drugs such as sulphanomides, antimalarials, gold, thiazide diuretics sulphonylureas phenothiazines… Continue Reading Lichen planus

Psoriasis is a common, chronic inflammatory disorder present all over the world, involving about 2% of the population. It affects both sexes and presents at any age though it is most common in the second and third decades of life. Aetiology Psoriasis is considered to be an autoimmune disorder with a strong… Continue Reading Psoriasis – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

  Pityriasis versicolor (tinea versicolor) is a common infection of young adults and adolescents. Although both male and female are affected equally by this infection, yet it is found to be more common in males. It is an opportunistic infection caused by Pityrosporum orbiculare (micro sporon furfur). The patients who Suffer… Continue Reading Pityriasis versicolor (tinea versicolor)