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an abnormal but benign thickening of the prickle-cell layer of the skin (as in psoriasis)
A benign abnormal thickening of the stratum spinosum layer of the epidermis
Acanthosis is diffuse epidermal hyperplasia. It implies increased thickness of the Malpighian layer.
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