Dermoscopy is a simple examination performed by the dermatologist with special tools (dermatoscopes) that allow analyzing structures of the skin that are not visible to the naked eye.
It is a simple, non-invasive technique that improves the clinical diagnosis of skin lesions.
It is an essential diagnostic technique in the dermatological consultation.
It is recommended to go with comfortable clothes and with the surface to explore clean and free of creams or ointments, unless medically indicated.
It is totally painless. It does not involve discomfort of any kind.
Dermatological consultations (skin, hair and nails) in adults and children
During the dermatological consultation, a detailed review of your:
Use of specially designed devices for better evaluation:
Special lights and