Definition of Seborrheic keratosis
Seborrheic keratosis: A common skin disorder that is characterized by benign, painless, often wart-like skin lesions that appear to be 'stuck on.' The raised spots are usually yellow or brown. Treatment, if warranted, involves surgical or cryo-surgical removal. Also known as seborrheic warts and verruca.
Last Editorial Review: 3/30/2012
Back to MedTerms online medical dictionary A-Z List
Need help identifying pills and medications?