Definition of Keratose. Meaning of Keratose. Synonyms of Keratose

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Definition of Keratose

Keratose
Keratose Ker"a*tose`, n. [Gr. ke`ras, -atos, horn.] (Physiol. Chem.) A tough, horny animal substance entering into the composition of the skeleton of sponges, and other invertebrates; -- called also keratode.
Keratose
Keratose Ker"a*tose`, a. (Zo["o]l.) Containing hornlike fibers or fibers of keratose; belonging to the Keratosa.

Meaning of Keratose from wikipedia

- Keratosis (from kerat- + -osis) is a growth of keratin on the skin or on mucous membranes stemming from keratinocytes, the prominent cell type in the epidermis...
- from cells in the outer layer of the skin. Like liver spots, seborrheic keratoses are seen more often as people age. The tumours (also called lesions) appear...
- cell carcinoma, so treatment by a dermatologist is recommended. Actinic keratoses characteristically appear as thick, scaly, or crusty areas that often...
- A chronic scar keratosis is a precancerous skin lesion that arises within a long-standing scar. Freedberg (2003). Fitzpatrick's Dermatology in General...
- Keratosa, the keratose sponges or horny sponges, is a subclass of demosponges. Grant, R.E. 1861. Tabular view of the primary divisions of the Animal Kingdom...
- A hydrocarbon keratosis (also known as "pitch keratosis", "tar keratosis", and "tar wart") is a precancerous keratotic skin lesion that occurs in people...
- A Reactional keratosis is a premalignant keratotic skin lesion that may arise in a variety of long-standing, nonscarring, inflammatory processes such as...
- Exposure to ionizing radiation is known to increase the ****ure incidence of cancer, particularly leukemia. The mechanism by which this occurs is well understood...
- scalp and face; also palmo plantar keratosis has been reported. Lichenoid keratoses (also known as "benign lichenoid keratosis," and "Solitary lichen pl****")...
- The Leser–Trélat sign is the explosive onset of multiple seborrheic keratoses (many pigmented skin lesions), often with an inflammatory base. This can...