What is another word for pachydermia?

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[ pat͡ʃˈa͡ɪdəmˌi͡ə], [ pat‍ʃˈa‍ɪdəmˌi‍ə], [ p_a_tʃ_ˈaɪ_d_ə_m_ˌiə]

Pachydermia is a medical condition that causes thickening and roughening of the skin. Synonyms for pachydermia include hyperkeratosis, thickening of the skin, elephantiasis, acanthosis nigricans, and psoriasis. Hyperkeratosis refers to a skin condition in which the skin becomes thickened due to excessive production of keratin. Elephantiasis is a rare condition that causes severe swelling and enlarged limbs due to fluid buildup in tissues. Acanthosis nigricans is a condition marked by dark, thickened patches of skin in the folds and creases of the body. Psoriasis is a chronic skin condition marked by patches of thick, red, scaly skin. These conditions can be managed with proper medical care and lifestyle modifications.

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