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  • Make diagnoses when different illnesses occur together or in situations where the diagnosis may be obscure.
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  • Distinguish between normal and abnormal developmental and age-related physiological and behavioral changes in acute, critical, and chronic illness.
  • Treat wounds or superficial lacerations.
29-1022.00 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Bright Outlook
  • Treat infections of the oral cavity, salivary glands, jaws, and neck.
  • Treat problems affecting the oral mucosa, such as mouth ulcers and infections.
29-1069.02 Dermatologists Bright Outlook
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29-1199.04 Naturopathic Physicians Bright Outlook
  • Diagnose health conditions based on patients' symptoms and health histories, laboratory and diagnostic radiology test results, or other physiological measurements, such as electrocardiograms and electroencephalographs.
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