keratohyalin granule

n.

Any of the irregularly shaped granules present in the cells of the granular layer of the epidermis.

Nearby words

  1. keratoepithelioplasty,
  2. keratogenous,
  3. keratogenous membrane,
  4. keratoglobus,
  5. keratohyalin,
  6. keratoid,
  7. keratoid exanthema,
  8. keratoleptynsis,
  9. keratoleukoma,
  10. keratolysis


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