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Dermatologia e venereologia (Italy)

  • Generic name of profession

    Doctor of Medicine
    harmonised training required here:
    Specialist medical training (Article 25 of Directive 2005/36/EC)
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Dermatologia e venereologia
    Generic category in Annex V: Dermato-venereology (EN)
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    National legislation:

    DM 01/08/2005

    Useful link:


    Type of regulation :


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    Doctor in basic and specialised medicine both listed in Annex V
    Qualification level:
    Prior check of qualifications for a temporary and/or occasional provision of services:
    Prior check of qualifications only for individual professionals not benefiting from automatic recognition:
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Lo specialista in Dermatologia e Venereologia possiede conoscenze teoriche, scientifiche e professionali nel campo della anatomia, genetica, statistica, istocitopatologia, fisiopatologia, allergologia, microbiologia, virologia e micologia medica, clinica e terapia delle malattie cutanee dell’età evolutiva e dell’età adulta, delle patologie infettive di preminente interesse cutaneo, della dermatologia chirurgica, della farmacologia generale ed applicata, della angiologia dermatologica, delle malattie sessualmente trasmesse, della fotodermatologia diagnostica e terapeutica, della medicina legale applicata alla dermatologia, della oncologia dermatologica. Possiede le competenze tecniche relative agli ambiti predetti e per l’applicazione delle specifiche metodologie diagnostiche e terapeutiche.


    A specialist in Dermatology and Venereology possesses theoretical, scientific and professional knowledge in the field of anatomy, genetics, statistics, histocytopathology, pathophysiology, allergology, microbiology, virology and medical mycology, clinical aspects and treatment of skin diseases both in developmental age and adulthood, infectious primary cutaneous diseases, surgical dermatology, applied and general pharmacology, dermatological angiology, sexually transmitted diseases, diagnostic and therapeutic photodermatology, forensics applied to dermatology, dermatological oncology. They have technical expertise related to the aforementioned areas and application of specific diagnostic and therapeutic methods.

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