hyperkeratosis

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hy·per·ker·a·to·sis

 (hī′pər-kĕr′ə-tō′sĭs)
n. pl. hy·per·ker·a·to·ses (-sēz)
Hypertrophy of the cornea or the horny layer of the skin.

hy′per·ker′a·tot′ic (-tŏt′ĭk) adj.

hyperkeratosis

(ˌhaɪpəˌkɛrəˈtəʊsɪs)
n
(Pathology) pathol overgrowth and thickening of the outer layer of the skin
hyperkeratotic adj

hy•per•ker•a•to•sis

(ˌhaɪ pərˌkɛr əˈtoʊ sɪs)

n.
1. proliferation of the cells of the cornea.
2. a thickening of the horny layer of the skin.
[1835–45]
hy`per•ker`a•tot′ic (-ˈtɒt ɪk) adj.
Translations
Hyperkeratose
과각화
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Cross sections of the tarsi showed moderate to severe orthokeratotic hyperkeratosis, in some cases associated with Knemidocoptes species-like mites.
Skin compromised by a malignant neoplasm lesion of epithelial origin, formed by papillomatous epidermal acanthosis, with orthokeratotic hyperkeratosis and infiltrating tracts of epidermoid differentiated cells.
These specimens showed focal columns of orthokeratotic hyperkeratosis and slightly tented epidermis.