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- 1) Studies nature, cause, and development of diseases, and structural and functional changes caused by them: Diagnoses, from body tissue, fluids, secretions, and other specimens, presence and stage of disease, utilizing laboratory procedures.
- 2) Acts as consultant to other medical practitioners.
- 3) Performs autopsies to determine nature and extent of disease, cause of death, and effects of treatment.
- 4) May direct activities of pathology department in medical school, hospital, clinic, medical examiner's office, or research institute.
- 5) May be designated according to specialty as Clinical Pathologist; Forensic Pathologist; Neuropathologist; Surgical Pathologist.
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