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n. pl. ker·a·to·ses (-sēz)
Excessive growth of horny tissue of the skin.

ker′a·tot′ic (-tŏt′ĭk) adj.
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(ˌkɛrəˈtɒtɪk) or


(Medicine) of, showing, or relating to keratosis
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Histologically, the fungus ball was composed by hyphae, spores, keratosic substances, and inflammatory exudate (Fig.
Histopathologic sections demonstrating the mass to be composed of Candida spores, hyphae, keratosic substances and inflammatory exudate.