Definition of Keratoma
1. a skin disease [n -MAS or -MATA]
Medical Definition of Keratoma
1. A callus. (12 Dec 1998)
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Literary usage of Keratoma
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Medical Record by George Frederick Shrady, Thomas Lathrop Stedman (1895)
"It does not seem to him unreasonable that the scrotum should be the seat of keratoma. He believes it may be seen often in cases of varicocele. ..."
2. Skin Cancer by Henry Honeyman Hazen (1916)
"Pathologically, it is a true keratoma of wedge-like shape, with the apex pointing downward. The simple callosity is likewise too well known to merit comment ..."
3. The British Journal of Dermatology by British Association of Dermatology (1907)
"It did not develop into angio- keratoma, but chronic ulcers formed on the toes and dorsum of the right foot. The feet were always icy cold. ..."
4. The Practitioner by Gale Group, ProQuest Information and Learning Company (1905)
"... in a paper entitled "On the Tubercular Nature of Angio-keratoma and on the ... angio-keratoma. pityriasis rubra of Hebra, ..."