Dermoscopy Blog

Welcome to my dermoscopy blog. The blogs are shown below in date order, and can also be seen in their relevant category (below, right). In order to understand the terminolgy used in the blogs it is important to first read the Dermoscopy Introduction document and then become familiar with my Dermoscopy Algorithm - both of the these documents can be found to the right of the individual blogs. 

White lines and a rounded network

Posted on May 15, 2018

A long-standing lesion on the chest

Posted on May 03, 2018

A dark irregular lesion

Posted on April 24, 2018

A famous swimmer

Posted on April 19, 2018


Posted on April 04, 2018

Extra information needed

Posted on March 29, 2018

Multifocal networks

Posted on March 21, 2018

A full house

Posted on March 05, 2018


Posted on February 28, 2018

A little fruity

Posted on February 19, 2018

A circular excision

Posted on February 05, 2018

A blue papule

Posted on January 29, 2018

The thinking's in the grey matter

Posted on January 11, 2018

An eccentric structureless area

Posted on January 03, 2018

An easy lesson

Posted on December 18, 2017

Where there's one ... there may be more

Posted on December 14, 2017

Excise or monitor?

Posted on December 07, 2017

It's in the follicles

Posted on November 30, 2017

It's all in the history

Posted on November 26, 2017

Highlight of the week

Posted on November 16, 2017

Sleepless nights

Posted on November 09, 2017

Pink makes you think

Posted on November 02, 2017

A new rosette

Posted on October 25, 2017

A 30 second consultation

Posted on October 12, 2017

A small black macule - apparently unchanged

Posted on September 25, 2017

Thick brown lines

Posted on August 11, 2017

Thin parallel lines

Posted on August 11, 2017

A patient's husband

Posted on August 11, 2017

An enlarging pigmented lesion on a shin

Posted on August 10, 2017

Scattered grainy clods

Posted on August 10, 2017

A worrying black lesion

Posted on August 09, 2017

Pattern comparison

Posted on August 09, 2017

A firm pigmented lesion

Posted on July 13, 2017

A pigmented nodule

Posted on June 22, 2017