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Keratosis, Actinic

"Keratosis, Actinic" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

White or pink lesions on the arms, hands, face, or scalp that arise from sun-induced DNA DAMAGE to KERATINOCYTES in exposed areas. They are considered precursor lesions to superficial SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMA.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Keratosis, Actinic" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Keratosis, Actinic" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 59 publications over 15 distinct years, with a maximum of 8 publications in 2020 and 2022
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