About Dermatopathology


Dermatopathology (ISSN 2296-3529) is a peer-reviewed online-only journal providing an advanced forum for studies related to diagnostic and experimental animal and human studies in dermatopathology. It publishes reviews, regular research papers, and case reports as well as Special Issues on particular subjects.

The aims of Dermatopathology are to share interesting and recent clinicopathological information with dermatopathologist communities from around the world, and to create a stronger link between dermatopathology, clinical dermatology, and investigative dermatology. Contributions to clinicopathological correlations, studies based on current molecular technologies, and controversial issues are all welcome. Therefore, the journal has no restriction on the maximum length of the papers.


  • Histopathology
  • Immunohistochemistry
  • Benign cutaneous tumors
  • Melanoma
  • Non-melanoma skin cancer
  • Other malignant tumors of the skin
  • Inflammatory skin diseases
  • Molecular dermatopathology
  • Clinico-pathological correlation
  • Clinical dermatology
  • Investigative dermatology

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