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A doctor who specializes in preventing, diagnosing, and treating diseases and injuries in children. Pediatricians also help manage other problems that affect children, such as developmental disorders and behavioral, emotional, and social problems.

Last updated: 2014-05-21

Source: The National Cancer Institute's Dictionary of Cancer Terms (