Words nearby squamous
OTHER WORDS FROM squamoussqua·mous·ly, squa·mose·ly, adverbsqua·mous·ness, squa·mose·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for squamous
And squamous cell carcinoma also develops under our fingernails.‘Zoobiquity’: What Animals Can Teach Us About Our Health|Carl Zimmer|June 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
How would you exclude psoriasis in a suspected case of eczema (squamous eczema)?
The roots are squamous, sending forth few fibres, and are perennial.The Mosaic History of the Creation of the World|Thomas Wood
The squamous or pavement epithelium consists of very thin, flattened scales, usually with a small nucleus in the center.A Practical Physiology|Albert F. Blaisdell
A mesothelial cell is very flattened, thus resembling a squamous epithelial cell.
Chiefly with squamous eczema and the papulo-squamous syphiloderm; and on the scalp, also with seborrhœa.