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Disease Acantholysis

Name Acantholysis
Synonym Acantholyses
Definition Separation of the prickle cells of the stratum spinosum of the epidermis, resulting in atrophy of the prickle cell layer. It is seen in diseases such as pemphigus vulgaris (see PEMPHIGUS) and DARIER DISEASE.
Categories Pathology (process) | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D000051

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1. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Vesiculobullous Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Acantholysis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pathologic Processes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Acantholysis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Acantholysis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Grover's disease