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What is Actinic keratosis?

What is Actinic keratosis?

  • Actinic keratosis: Scaling of the skin condition usually from sunlight.
  • Actinic keratosis: an overgrowth of skin layers resulting from extended exposure to the sun.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Actinic keratosis: Introduction

Types of Actinic keratosis:

Broader types of Actinic keratosis:

How serious is Actinic keratosis?

Complications of Actinic keratosis: see complications of Actinic keratosis

What causes Actinic keratosis?

Causes of Actinic keratosis: see causes of Actinic keratosis
Risk factors for Actinic keratosis: see risk factors for Actinic keratosis

What are the symptoms of Actinic keratosis?

Symptoms of Actinic keratosis: see symptoms of Actinic keratosis

Complications of Actinic keratosis: see complications of Actinic keratosis

Can anyone else get Actinic keratosis?

More information: see contagiousness of Actinic keratosis
Inheritance: see inheritance of Actinic keratosis

Actinic keratosis: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Actinic keratosis.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Actinic keratosis: see treatments for Actinic keratosis
Research for Actinic keratosis: see research for Actinic keratosis

Organs Affected by Actinic keratosis:

Organs and body systems related to Actinic keratosis include:

Name and Aliases of Actinic keratosis

Main name of condition: Actinic keratosis

Other names or spellings for Actinic keratosis:

actinic keratoses

Solar keratosis, Senile keratosis (actinic keratosis) Source - Diseases Database

Actinic keratosis: Related Conditions

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