FAQ Skin Biopsy
Most of the time skin diseases can be easily diagnosed by examination & history.
But sometimes Skin Biopsy is required for proper diagnosis.
Skin Histopathology helps in confirming the diagnosis & also gives the information regarding the extent of skin damage.
This test is very simple OPD procedure and small skin sample is taken out after spraying the skin with Local anaesthesia
Sample is preserved in Formalin & sent to Dermatopathologist for further examination
Skin biopsy is absolutely safe and very helpful in further treatment protocols.
Why Skin Biopsy because no other way we can look inside the skin.
Dermatoscopy is another useful tool to examine the skin , because it magnifies the skin lesion many times , so thus making it easier to make diagnosis.