Super-High Magnification Entodermoscopy: The New Era of Dermoscopy in the Field of Skin Parasitoses

Super-High Magnification Entodermoscopy: The New Era of Dermoscopy in the Field of Skin Parasitoses

Authors

  • Luca Di Bartolomeo Dermatology, ASL Salerno, Salerno, Italy
  • Federico Vaccaro Department of Dermatology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
  • Francesco Borgia Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Dermatology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
  • Laura Macca Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Dermatology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
  • Stefano Portuese Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Dermatology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
  • Mario Vaccaro Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Dermatology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy

Keywords:

entodermoscopy, super-high magnification dermoscopy, scabies, pediculus, pthirus

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2024-01-31

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Super-High Magnification Entodermoscopy: The New Era of Dermoscopy in the Field of Skin Parasitoses. Dermatol Pract Concept [Internet]. 2024 Jan. 31 [cited 2024 Jul. 13];14(1):e2024021. Available from: https://dpcj.org/index.php/dpc/article/view/3490

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