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Related to keratoses: Solar keratosis, Actinic keratoses


n. pl. ker·a·to·ses (-sēz)
Excessive growth of horny tissue of the skin.

ker′a·tot′ic (-tŏt′ĭk) adj.


n. queratoses, enfermedad no contagiosa de la piel con escamación y posible inflamación.
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The diagnostic yield of histologic examination of seborrheic keratoses.
Ultraviolet radiation damage is the main cause of premalignant actinic keratoses as well as basal-cell carcinomas and squamous-cell carcinomas.
Internal malignancy associated with the sudden development of numerous seborrhoeic keratoses, in an eruptive fashion with or without pruritus, is generally accepted as the sign of Leser-Trelat.
Most cutaneous horn arise from actinic keratosis but they may also result from seborrheic keratoses, warts, keratoacanthoma, squamous cell carcinoma, basal cell carcinoma.
You may have something called solar keratoses - also known as actinic keratoses.
These keratoses occur mainly in people who are elderly.
To our knowledge in the literature no case of SNF associated with eruptive seborrheic keratoses has been defined.
Actinic keratoses are more frequently treated with photodynamic therapy in the highly developed health care systems of Scandinavia than in Germany.
Wearing 1 glasses was associated with a 1 significantly lower rate of developing actinic keratoses on periocular skin, according to the results of a large multicenter clinical trial.
Methodology: One hundred outpatients who had a clinical diagnosis of actinic keratoses on face or scalp with at least five lesions were enrolled in the study.
05%) to treat actinic keratoses (AK) on the face, scalp, trunk and extremities.