Medical Dictionary

keratohyalin

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noun ker·a·to·hy·a·lin \-ˈhī-ə-lən\
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keratohyaline

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Medical Definition of keratohyalin

  1. :  a colorless translucent protein that occurs especially in granules of the stratum granulosum of the epidermis and stains deeply with hematoxylin


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