Dermatology

The Specialty

Dermatology or dermato-venereology is a medical, surgical specialty which knowledge area focus on the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of skin diseases, mucous membranes and cutaneous annexes such as hair and nails and additional sexual transmitted diseases. It is also a specialty indicated for aesthetical medical procedures, surgical as well as skin cancer. All the areas for dermatological treatment are mentioned below:

 

-Common Inflammatory diseases, such as acne, rosacea, eczema and psoriasis,

 

– Autoimmune diseases, such as lupus and vitiligo

– Infectious diseases, from sexually transmitted diseases such as syphilis, genital herps and condyloma to common skin infections namely, impetigo, erysipelas and folliculitis.

– Cutaneous neoplasia, namely melanoma, Espino-cellular and basalioma carcinoma contemplating the diagnosis and surgical treatment,

–Cutaneous allergy; being studied all contact dermatitis, skin allergic reactions resulting from contact with other allergenic substances those that can present themselves in personal hygiene cleaning products or those within the professional context of the individual.

–signals resulting of skin aging, unnoticeable lesions from previous dermatosis, such as scars or blemishes.