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- adj. Of, pertaining to, or suffering from hyperkeratosis
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Salicylic acid possesses a keratolytic action that erodes the hyperkeratotic lesions.
However, lips are not hyperkeratotic skin, as found in warts. 8 When salicylic acid is applied to the lips, it can erode through the outer stratum corneum to damage living skin layers beneathâthis creates a vicious cycle.
Debride necrotic debris and the hyperkeratotic rim as they are niduses of for infection.
The biopsied lesion was composed of the usual features of hyperkeratotic seborrheic keratosis, but with focal atypical melanocytic proliferation with nesting along the dermal-epidermal junction.