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Disease Parakeratosis

Name Parakeratosis
Synonym Parakeratoses
Definition Persistence of the nuclei of the keratinocytes into the stratum corneum of the skin. This is a normal state only in the epithelium of true mucous membranes in the mouth and vagina. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Categories Skin disease
MeSH® ID D010241

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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 Keratosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Parakeratosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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