acanthosis

(redirected from acanthosis palmaris)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.acanthosis - an abnormal but benign thickening of the prickle-cell layer of the skin (as in psoriasis)acanthosis - an abnormal but benign thickening of the prickle-cell layer of the skin (as in psoriasis)
disease of the skin, skin disease, skin disorder - a disease affecting the skin
psoriasis - a chronic skin disease characterized by dry red patches covered with scales; occurs especially on the scalp and ears and genitalia and the skin over bony prominences
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Translations

ac·an·tho·sis

n. acantosis, enfermedad que causa una condición áspera y verrugosa en la piel.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012