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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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During the past decade, significant advances have been made in elucidating the molecular basis of Darier's disease. In 1993, a single locus for Darier's disease was mapped to chromosome 12q23-q24.1.
(10.) Piskin S, Saygin A, Doganay L et al: Coexistence of Darier's disease and acrokeratosis verruciformis of Hopf.
Two of the most common are atopic dermatitis (4) and Darier's disease. (5)
Sonia Freeman, who suffers from Darier's Disease, is now urging support for a major fundraising event to pay for research into the condition.
Warty dyskeratoma is an uncommon benign tumour first reported by Helwig in 1954 as "isolated Darier's disease" [1].
Calcium pumps and keratinocytes: lessons from Darier's disease and Hailey Hailey disease.
INTRODUCTION: Darier's disease (DD), also known as Keratosis Follicularis or Darier-White disease, is a rare disorder of keratinization.
Resembles the spines of an old-fashioned music box Acrokeratoelastoidosis 2-4 mm round to oval Darier's disease, lichenoids (type III) papules on the Cowden's disease borders of hands, feet and wrists.
Further, due to the increased risk of inadvertent inoculation, people with other acute, chronic, or exfoliative skin conditions--such as burns, impetigo, varicella zoster, herpes, severe acne, or psoriasis--are also excluded, as are those with Darier's disease, a hereditary blistering disorder.
(2) We are reporting a case of Darier's disease presented with condylomata accuminata like growth over external genitalia for its rarity.
In Darier's disease and ichthyosiform disorders a starting dose of 10 mg is more appropriate.10