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ker·a·tin·ize

 (kĕr′ə-tə-nīz′)
intr.v. ker·a·tin·ized, ker·a·tin·iz·ing, ker·a·tin·iz·es
To undergo keratinization.
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keratinize

(kɪˈrætɪˌnaɪz; ˈkɛrətɪ-) or

keratinise

vb
(Zoology) to become or cause to become impregnated with keratin
keˌratiniˈzation, keˌratiniˈsation n
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keratinize


Past participle: keratinized
Gerund: keratinizing

Imperative
keratinize
keratinize
Present
I keratinize
you keratinize
he/she/it keratinizes
we keratinize
you keratinize
they keratinize
Preterite
I keratinized
you keratinized
he/she/it keratinized
we keratinized
you keratinized
they keratinized
Present Continuous
I am keratinizing
you are keratinizing
he/she/it is keratinizing
we are keratinizing
you are keratinizing
they are keratinizing
Present Perfect
I have keratinized
you have keratinized
he/she/it has keratinized
we have keratinized
you have keratinized
they have keratinized
Past Continuous
I was keratinizing
you were keratinizing
he/she/it was keratinizing
we were keratinizing
you were keratinizing
they were keratinizing
Past Perfect
I had keratinized
you had keratinized
he/she/it had keratinized
we had keratinized
you had keratinized
they had keratinized
Future
I will keratinize
you will keratinize
he/she/it will keratinize
we will keratinize
you will keratinize
they will keratinize
Future Perfect
I will have keratinized
you will have keratinized
he/she/it will have keratinized
we will have keratinized
you will have keratinized
they will have keratinized
Future Continuous
I will be keratinizing
you will be keratinizing
he/she/it will be keratinizing
we will be keratinizing
you will be keratinizing
they will be keratinizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been keratinizing
you have been keratinizing
he/she/it has been keratinizing
we have been keratinizing
you have been keratinizing
they have been keratinizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been keratinizing
you will have been keratinizing
he/she/it will have been keratinizing
we will have been keratinizing
you will have been keratinizing
they will have been keratinizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been keratinizing
you had been keratinizing
he/she/it had been keratinizing
we had been keratinizing
you had been keratinizing
they had been keratinizing
Conditional
I would keratinize
you would keratinize
he/she/it would keratinize
we would keratinize
you would keratinize
they would keratinize
Past Conditional
I would have keratinized
you would have keratinized
he/she/it would have keratinized
we would have keratinized
you would have keratinized
they would have keratinized
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.keratinize - convert into keratin
convert - change the nature, purpose, or function of something; "convert lead into gold"; "convert hotels into jails"; "convert slaves to laborers"
keratinise, keratinize - become horny and impregnated with keratin
2.keratinize - become horny and impregnated with keratin
change - undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
keratinise, keratinize - convert into keratin
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A 46-year old female presented with history of vulvuar mass for 3 years was confirmed to have moderately differentiated keratinizing squamous cell carcinoma on histology.
Microscopic examination revealed that the cystic structures were lined by keratinizing stratified squamous epithelium (skin) and ciliated bronchial epithelium (Figure 4b, c).
Studies have hypothesized that differences between mucosal and keratinized epithelium in lymphatic access may impact the immune response to HPV, with HPV infection in keratinizing epithelium (skin, external genital) eliciting less seroconversion and lower titers than mucosal infections (anal canal, cervix, oral cavity).
Vulvar ISCC can be classified into two groups according to pathogenic mechanism: basaloid (warty) carcinoma and keratinizing carcinoma.
Verrucous carcinoma is a rare, highly keratinizing variant of SCC that is characterized by local aggressiveness but a low potential for metastasis.
(2) Warty/basaloid vulvar squamous cell carcinomas (SCCs) are more likely to be associated with HPV, especially with types such as HPV16 that are targeted by commercially available vaccines, and occur at a younger age than keratinizing SCC.
NPC has been classified by the World Health Organization (WHO) into three types: keratinizing squamous cell carcinoma (WHO type I), nonkeratinizing squamous cell carcinoma (WHO type II), and undifferentiated carcinoma (WHO type III).
A month later, a CT-guided biopsy was performed by Interventional Radiology, which confirmed the diagnosis of keratinizing, well-differentiated SCC and extensive necrosis.
Large cell non-keratinizing type was the most common subtype of squamous-cell carcinoma in 97 cases (61.70%) followed by large cell keratinizing type in 48 cases (30.50%).
KAs are common, frequently self-limiting, epidermal tumors that consist of keratinizing squamous cells, thought to arise from the seboglandular part of the hair follicle.
Histopathology revealed a keratinizing squamous epithelium with pilosebaceous structures in the cyst wall consistent with a dermoid cyst.