keratosis

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keratosis

[‚ker·ə′tō·səs]
(medicine)
Any disease of the skin characterized by an overgrowth of the cornified epithelium.
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Sonia, 28, of Clive Street, Grangetown, Cardiff, was only diagnosed with Darier's Disease eight years ago although she's been affected since she was a child.
In dermatology, gene mapping has been used to map several inherited disorders in recent years, including different forms of epidermolysis bullas (blistering diseases), ichthyoses (scaling diseases), keratodermas, Darier's disease, Hailey-Hailey disease and PXE, among others.