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Porokeratosis MeSH Descriptor Data 2021


MeSH Heading
Porokeratosis
Tree Number(s)
C16.320.850.730
C17.800.428.750
C17.800.827.730
Unique ID
D017499
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D017499
Annotation
do not confuse with PARAKERATOSIS
Scope Note
A heritable disorder of faulty keratinization characterized by the proliferation of abnormal clones of KERATINOCYTES and lesions showing varying atrophic patches surrounded by an elevated, keratotic border. These keratotic lesions can progress to overt cutaneous neoplasm. Several clinical variants are recognized, including porokeratosis of Mibelli, linear porokeratosis, disseminated superficial actinic porokeratosis, palmoplantar porokeratosis, and punctate porokeratosis.
Entry Term(s)
Disseminated Superficial Actinic Porokeratosis
Keratoderma Palmoplantar, Punctate Type 2
Porokeratosis Palmaris et Plantaris Disseminata
Porokeratosis Plantaris Palmaris et Disseminata
Porokeratosis Plantaris, Palmaris, Et Disseminata
Porokeratosis of Mibelli
Porokeratosis, Disseminated Superficial Actinic
Porokeratosis, Disseminated Superficial Actinic 2
Porokeratosis, Disseminated Superficial Actinic, 2
Porokeratosis, Linear
Porokeratosis, Mibelli
Porokeratosis, Palmar, Plantar, And Disseminated 1
Porokeratosis, Palmoplantar
Porokeratosis, Punctate
Type 2 Punctate PPK
Previous Indexing
Keratosis (1966-1992)
Public MeSH Note
93
History Note
93
Date Established
1993/01/01
Date of Entry
1992/05/22
Revision Date
2015/06/22
Porokeratosis Preferred
Porokeratosis, Disseminated Superficial Actinic Narrower
Porokeratosis, Palmoplantar Narrower
Porokeratosis, Linear Narrower
Porokeratosis, Mibelli Narrower
Porokeratosis, Punctate Narrower
Porokeratosis, Disseminated Superficial Actinic 2 Related
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