Medical Dictionary


noun para·ker·a·to·sis \ˌpar-ə-ˌker-ə-ˈtō-səs\
plural para·ker·a·to·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of PARAKERATOSIS

:  an abnormality of the horny layer of the skin resulting in a disturbance in the process of keratinization
para·ker·a·tot·ic \-ˈtät-ik\ adjective


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