Treatment of oral lesions of chronic lichenoid graft-vs.-host disease by the addition of laser
Eur J Haematol. 2004 Mar;72(3):222-4.
Successful treatment of oral lesions of chronic lichenoid graft-vs.-host disease by the addition of low-level laser therapy to systemic immunosuppression.
Chor A, de Azevedo AM, Maiolino A, Nucci M.
University Hospital, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
We report a case of severe oral stomatitis caused by lichenoid chronic graft-vs.-host disease in which low-level laser therapy applied to the oral mucosa, in addition to standard systemic immunosuppressive treatment, resulted in quick healing and symptomatic relief.
PMID: 14962242 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]