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What is the definition or description of: keratosis?

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Dr. Ilan Cohen answered

Specializes in Ophthalmology

Keratin: The growth of keratin on the skin.

Answered 9/28/2016

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Dr. Jon Fishburn answered

Specializes in Ophthalmology

Thickened skin: A term referring to the overgrowth of the outer layer of skin called epithelium. Feels roughened to touch. Seen in a variety of different skin conditions and diseases.

Answered 1/26/2016

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