stucco keratosis


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Related to stucco keratosis: keratosis pilaris, seborrheic keratosis

stucco keratosis

Dermatology A form of seborrheic keratosis; it is gray-white, symmetrical, measures 1-3 mm in diameter, on distal extremities, commonly on elderly ♂ feet Treatment Remove by scraping
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STUCCO KERATOSIS: White warty lesions of the dorsum of the fist

stucco keratosis

Benign papules, typically found on the lower extremities, histologically related to seborrheic keratoses. See: illustration
See also: keratosis

seborrhoeic keratosis

; seborrhoeic wart; senile wart; basal cell papilloma; stucco keratosis common, pigmented, entirely benign skin tumours with rough, warty, dull surface; of unknown cause; occur in any skin area; characterized by homogeneous colour throughout (most on limbs/feet are white-grey in colour and <4mm diameter), and a distinct (sometimes overhanging) edge; incidence increases with advancing age; treated by cryotherapy