ichthyosis[ik′thē-ō′sis]

Type:Term

Definitions
1. Congenital disorders of keratinization characterized by noninflammatory dryness and scaling of the skin, often associated with other defects and with abnormalities of lipid metabolism; distinguishable genetically, clinically, microscopically, and by epidermal cell kinetics.

Synonyms
alligator skin , fish skin , sauriasis

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