seborrheic keratosis

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Related to Seborrhoeic keratosis: Warts, actinic keratosis, Seborrhoeic dermatitis
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Noun1.seborrheic keratosis - a skin condition characterized by circumscribed wartlike lesions that can be itchy and covered with a greasy crust
keratosis - a skin condition marked by an overgrowth of layers of horny skin
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5% of population was found to have seborrhoeic keratosis.
A 63-year-old female presented with dark brown hyperpigmented macules and slightly elevated papules all over body, clinically and histopathologically suggestive of seborrhoeic keratosis.
This area is also prone to a type of warty lesion called seborrhoeic keratosis - it's non-cancerous but ugly.
Our study shows xeroderma and seborrhoeic keratosis to be the most common skin disorders among the residents of the nursing homes.