seborrheic keratosis

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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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Seborrheic keratosis (SK) is also known as seborrheic wart, senile wart and basal cell papilloma. It is a benign, noninvasive, hyperplastic epidermal lesion.
Also known as basal cell papilloma, senile warts or barnacles, these growths form as a common sign of skin aging, according to DermNet New Zealand.