acrokeratoelastoidosis


Also found in: Acronyms.

ac·ro·ker·a·to·e·las·toi·do·sis

(ak'rō-ker'ă-tō-ē-las-toy-dō'sis), [MIM*101850]
An autosomal dominant papular keratosis of the palms and soles, with disorganization of dermal elastic fibers; a similar, but acquired, condition may result from actinic damage of the hands.
See also: keratoelastoidosis.
[acro + G. keras, horn, + elastos, beaten, + eidos, resemblance, + -ōsis, condition]
References in periodicals archive ?
Fiallo P, Pesce C, Brusasco A, Nunzi E: Acrokeratoelastoidosis of Costa: A primary disease of the elastic tissue?
Yoshinaga E, Ohnishi Y, Tajima S: Acrokeratoelastoidosis associated with nodular scleroderma.
Erkek E, Kocak M, Bozdogan O, Atasoy P, Birol A: Focal acral hyperkeratosis: A rare cutaneous disorder within the spectrum of Costa acrokeratoelastoidosis.