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
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The squamous epithelium is very well differentiated with orthokeratotic hyperkeratosis.