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Since the field of dermatopathology began in 1792, Yale dermatologists and dermatopathologists have earned their place amid the discoveries, innovations, and milestones that have shaped the field. Today, Yale Dermatopathology is currently the most sophisticated and technically advanced laboratory in the region.

In our Dermatopathology Lab, our team of highly specialized, board-certified histotechnologists brings a combined 100 years of experience to helping dermatologists provide the most accurate, timely diagnoses to their patients so they can begin the right treatment right away.

Our services include examination of the following:

  • Malignant melanoma
  • Melanocytic nevi
  • Cutaneous T cell lymphoma
  • Psoriasis
  • Lichen planus
  • Basal cell carcinoma
  • Kaposi’s sarcoma
  • Erythema multiforme
  • Leukocytoclastic vasculitis