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parakeratosis

 [par″ah-ker″ah-to´sis]
persistence of the nuclei of keratinocytes as they rise into the horny layer of the skin; it occurs normally in the epithelium of the true mucous membrane of the mouth and vagina.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

par·a·ker·a·to·sis

(par'ă-ker'ă-tō'sis),
Retention of nuclei in the cells of the stratum corneum of the epidermis, observed in many scaling dermatoses such as psoriasis and subacute or chronic dermatitis.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

par·a·ker·a·to·sis

(par'ă-ker'ă-tō'sis)
Retention of nuclei in the cells of the stratum corneum of the epidermis, observed in many scaling dermatoses such as psoriasis and subacute or chronic dermatitis.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

par·a·ker·a·to·sis

(par'ă-ker'ă-tō'sis)
Retention of nuclei in the cells of the stratum corneum of the epidermis, observed in many scaling dermatoses such as psoriasis and subacute or chronic dermatitis.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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