Overview

keratohyalin granules


Related Overviews

 

'keratohyalin granules' can also refer to...

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Medicine and Health

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

Granules found in the cells of the stratum granulosum of the epidermis and which contribute to the keratin content of the cornified cells. Morphologically variable, depending on the tissue. Autosomal dominant ichthyosis vulgaris is characterized by defective keratohyalin synthesis and lack of filaggrin.

Subjects: Medicine and Health.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.