Welcome to the International Society of Veterinary Dermatopathology (ISVD)

The objective of the ISVD is the advancement of veterinary and comparative dermatopathology. This is an organization composed of individuals with a professional interest in the microscopic interpretation of skin diseases .

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The ISVD aims to encourage emerging technologies for the diagnosis of skin diseases in animals, to further the understanding of veterinary dermatopathology by promoting the training of pathology and dermatology residents in dermatopathology, and to provide the opportunity for graduate veterinarians to learn advanced techniques and new concepts in veterinary dermatopathology.

DISCLAIMER: The International Society of Veterinary Dermatopathology (ISVD) assumes no responsibility for any injury and/or damage to persons, animals or property, as a matter of negligence or otherwise, from the use of any advice described in our web pages.

The International Society of Veterinary Dermatopathology (ISVD) regrets that enquiries from the general public regarding pets cannot be answered on this website. Please contact your own veterinarian if you have any queries regarding dermatopathology results.

ISVD is an affiliate organization of the
World Association of Veterinary Dermatology