What is the best treatment for hairy leukoplakia?
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What is the best treatment for hairy leukoplakia? Evidence-Based Answer: Topical podophyllin 25% resin alone, podophyllin with acyclovir 5% cream, and podophyllin with penciclovir 1% cream are all effective in treating oral hairy leukoplakia (OHL). Podophyllin with acyclovir may have a better resolution rate than podophyllin alone. No significant differences have been noted in rates of recurrence (SOR: B, 2 small RCTs).
Evidence-Based Practice 19, no. 2 (2016): 6-7