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What is the role of a pathologist in treating breast cancer?

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A pathologist is a doctor who checks tissue samples under a microscope. He or she determines whether cancer is present, its size, whether the surgery removed all the cancer, and how many lymph nodes have cancer, if any.

SOURCE: Cancer Surgery of Mobile.  

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on July 30, 2017

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SOURCE: Cancer Surgery of Mobile.  

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on July 30, 2017

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