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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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These deeper levels revealed 2 cases of actinic keratosis, 2 cases of spongiotic dermatitis, and a variety of benign lesions including viral wart, seborrheic keratosis, solar lentigo, and benign fibrous papule.
In these "wolf-in-sheep's-clothing" cases, the presumed diagnoses included nevi, basal cell carcinoma, Bowen's disease, pigmented seborrheic keratosis, and lentigo, among others (Am.
An actinic keratosis (AK), also known as a solar keratosis, is a crusty, scaly growth caused by damage from exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation.
The report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Actinic (Solar) Keratosis, complete with analysis by stage of development, drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type.
Raindrop pigmentation was the commonest cutaneous manifestation (71%) followed by punctuate palmar keratosis (49%).
Keratosis obturans (KO) refers to the abnormal accumulation of keratin debris, forming wax plugs in the EAC, leading to its symptomatic presentation.
[USPRwire, Wed May 08 2019] Actinic keratosis is prevalent as the initial clinical manifestation of a disease continuum in sun-damaged skin which may led to invasive squamous cell carcinoma.
Summary: These introductory excerpts are in sync with the report titled, "Actinic Keratosis Treatment Market: Global Industry Analysis 2013-2017 and Opportunity Assessment 2018-2028," which has been lately incorporated in Market Research Reports Search Engine's (MRRSE) exhaustive repository.
Seborrheic keratosis (SK) has been called the "Rodney Dangerfield of skin lesions"--it earns little respect (as a clinical concern) because of its benignity, commonality, usual ease of diagnosis, and simplicity of treatment.
The company is researching creams for nail fungus, dry and scaly skin, anal fissures and actinic keratosis.