What is actinic keratosis?

Actinic keratosis of the scalp

What is actinic keratosis? What do you know about solar keratosis? Actinic keratosis (AK) is a condition where premalignant small, red, rough, scaly, flat spots occur on sun-exposed areas such as the nose, ears, face, chest, forearms, and back of the hands. Risk factors for actinic keratosis include chronic sun exposure, ultraviolet radiation exposure, advancing … Read more