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HIPERQUERATOSIS [1 record]

Record 1 2011-07-11

English

Subject field(s)
  • Epidermis and Dermis
DEF

The accumulation of excessive layers of stratum corneum.

CONT

As lymphatic damage progresses, the edema and anatomic distortion that were initially transient develop into the permanent changes of elephantiasis. Pitting edema yields to brawny edema, and both thickening of subcutaneous tissue and hyperkeratosis develop.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Épiderme et derme
DEF

Hyperplasie de la couche cornée de l'épiderme.

CONT

Hyperkératose : [Elle] se localise aux orifices folliculaires donnant un aspect de piqueté blanc râpeux au toucher : hyperkératose ponctuée. Elle réalise également des squames sèches adhérentes à la face inférieure desquelles on retrouve, après arrachement, des crampons kératosiques caractéristiques.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Epidermis y dermis
DEF

Alteración de la piel caracterizada por hipertrofia de la capa córnea.

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