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- noun An affection of the horny layer of the skin marked by a depressed area bounded by an irregular raised ridge.
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- noun pathology A disorder of
keratinizationthat is characterized by the presence of a cornoid lamella, a thin column of closely stacked, parakeratotic cells extending through the stratum corneum with a thin or absent granular layer.
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Mibelli 16.5 describes an uncommon form of keratodermia (porokeratosis).
Mibelli describes an uncommon form of keratodermia (porokeratosis).
Tucker said he also was the first to describe and name disseminated superficial actinic porokeratosis, a condition considered a precursor to skin cancer and characterized by reddish brown scaly spots.