Six Points of Miscommunication Between Oncologists and Pathologists

July 16, 2014
Juneko Grilley-Olson, MD
Juneko Grilley-Olson, MD

Regardless of where you practice, good communication between you and your pathologist is the best way to ensure that correct testing is done. Here are six common points of miscommunication to watch out for.

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