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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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In a study by Raveendra L, [8] Seborrheic keratosis was found in 56%, dermatosis papulosa nigra was found in 47%, Cherry angiomas in 37% and Acrochordons in 19.
Inverted follicular keratosis is an irritated seborrheic keratosis.
The papules on the back were diagnosed as seborrheic keratosis with the clinical and dermoscopic features.
7 IGH was the commonest followed by seborrheic keratosis, melasma and vitiligo.
He reported that the mass had been biopsied 3 years earlier and was found to be a seborrheic keratosis.
The open-label, single arm trial will be conducted in 60 patients with seborrheic keratosis in Germany and the Netherlands.
Seborrheic keratosis (SK) is a common benign lesion, usually round or oval, ranging from light tan to dark brown.
6 The clinical features of extrinsic aging include skin dryness, wrinkling, laxity, decreased elasticity with elastosis, skin fragility and thinning, stellate pseudoscars, freckling, lentigines and seborrheic keratosis.
Patients presenting with these lesions are evaluated for other under lying skin conditions like verruca, seborrheic keratosis, actinic keratosis and most importantly for malignancy like squamous carcinoma (2) In this case.
1-5) The presence of residual solar lentigo or seborrheic keratosis can be still seen around lichenoid keratosis.
However, this fea-ture is not pathognomonic for porokeratosis and can be found in a number of other dermatological conditions, which include seborrheic keratosis, verruca vulgaris, actinic keratosis, squa-mous cell carcinoma in situ, basal-cell carcinoma, milia, and scars.
Some entities that can mimic melanoma include a halo nevus, solar lentigo, traumatized blue nevus, seborrheic keratosis, pigmented basal cell carcinoma, pigmented Bowen's disease, pigmented squamous cell carcinoma, and thrombosed angioma.