What is the purpose of dermoscopy?

Dermoscopy enables the examination of a suspicious lesion previously smeared with liquid through a glass slide placed on the lesion. The structures of the epidermis and dermis can be examined.


The procedure takes about 5 minutes.

How to prepare for it?

No special preparation is required for this type of examination.

Risks and discomforts/Complications/Disadvantages

The examination is not painful.

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