Medical Dictionary

keratolysis

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noun ker·a·tol·y·sis \ˌker-ə-ˈtäl-ə-səs\

Medical Definition of keratolysis

plural

keratolyses

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  1. 1:  the process of breaking down or dissolving keratin

  2. 2:  a skin disease marked by peeling of the horny layer of the epidermis


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