TITLE

porokeratosis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1733
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "porokeratosis" is presented. It is a rare skin disease in which the stratum corneum is thickened in a linear arrangement, which is followed by its atrophy. It appears on smooth areas. Porokeratosis, irregular in form and size with a circumscribed outline, affects the hands and feet, forearms and legs, the face, neck and scalp.
ACCESSION #
21241691

 

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