keratosis follicularis


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Related to keratosis follicularis: Darier's disease, keratosis pilaris, ichthyosis vulgaris
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Noun1.keratosis follicularis - a rare hereditary condition marked by dark crusted patches (sometimes containing pus)
keratosis - a skin condition marked by an overgrowth of layers of horny skin
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Inflammatory lesions, such as dermatitis cruris pustulosa et atrophicans, keratosis follicularis spinulosa decalvans, and other atrophic diseases, are considered to be distinctive.
A case of keratosis follicularis spinulosa decalvans in young Kashmiri male is presented.
([dagger]) Conditions include eczema, burns, impetigo, varicella zoster, herpes, severe acne, severe diaper dermatitis with extensive areas of denuded skin, psoriasis, or Darier disease (keratosis follicularis).