dyskeratosis

noun
dys·​ker·​a·​to·​sis | \ ˌdis-ˌker-ə-ˈtō-səs How to pronounce dyskeratosis (audio) \
plural dyskeratoses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce dyskeratosis (audio) \

Medical Definition of dyskeratosis

: faulty development of the epidermis with abnormal keratinization

Other Words from dyskeratosis

dyskeratotic \ -​ˈtät-​ik How to pronounce dyskeratosis (audio) \ adjective

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“Dyskeratosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dyskeratosis. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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