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Letter to the Editor
The attitudes of patients to their own autopsy: a misconception
  1. Fabien Forest,
  2. Sébastien Duband,
  3. Michel Peoc'h
  1. Department of Pathology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Saint-Etienne, Saint-Etienne, France
  1. Correspondence to Dr Fabien Forest, Service d'Anatomie Pathologique, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Hôpital Nord, 42000 Saint-Etienne, France; fabienforest{at}

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We read with interest the report by Tsitsikas and colleagues about the attitudes of relatives to autopsy in a division of lymphoid malignancies.1 Their report shows that the attitude of the general …

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