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Question:
I’m having a lump on my bottom eyelid removed and the eye doctor said he has to send it to the lab to be examined under a microscope to see what it is. What are those people called?

Answer:
Pathologists are typically the specialists who evaluate these lesions, although they may do so in consultation with the involved surgeon.

Answered by: James M. Heltzer, MDDr. James M. Heltzer

Categories: General Eye Health

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Answered: Apr 12, 2013

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