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Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 350894, 3 pages
Abdominal Wall Desmoid during Pregnancy: Diagnostic Challenges
1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, P.O. Box 113-6044, Beirut, Lebanon
2Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, American University of Beirut Medical Center, P.O. Box 113-6044, Beirut, Lebanon
3Department of Surgery, American University of Beirut Medical Center, P.O. Box 113-6044, Beirut, Lebanon
Received 13 November 2012; Accepted 20 December 2012
Academic Editors: S. Salhan and E. Vaisbuch
Copyright © 2013 Johnny Awwad et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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