hyperkeratosis

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hy·per·ker·a·to·sis

 (hī′pər-kĕr′ə-tō′sĭs)
n. pl. hy·per·ker·a·to·ses (-sēz)
Hypertrophy of the cornea or the horny layer of the skin.

hy′per·ker′a·tot′ic (-tŏt′ĭk) adj.

hyperkeratosis

(ˌhaɪpəˌkɛrəˈtəʊsɪs)
n
(Pathology) pathol overgrowth and thickening of the outer layer of the skin
hyperkeratotic adj

hy•per•ker•a•to•sis

(ˌhaɪ pərˌkɛr əˈtoʊ sɪs)

n.
1. proliferation of the cells of the cornea.
2. a thickening of the horny layer of the skin.
[1835–45]
hy`per•ker`a•tot′ic (-ˈtɒt ɪk) adj.
Translations
Hyperkeratose
과각화
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Ichthyosis hystrix is a descriptive name for a heterogeneous group of keratinization disorders sharing similar clinical features of massive, spiky or verrucous lesions clinically and epidermolytic hyperkeratosis histologically.
Muller FB, Huber M, Kinaciyan T, et al: A human keratin 10 knockout causes recessive epidermolytic hyperkeratosis.
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