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Case Reports in Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 432676, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/432676
Case Report

A Reference Finding Rarely Seen in Primary Hyperparathyroidism: Brown Tumor

1Deparment of Endocrinology, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bahçeşehir University, 34353 Istanbul, Turkey
2Department of Medical Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, Akdeniz University, 07070 Antalya, Turkey
3Department of Surgery, Antalya Education Research Hospital, 07050 Antalya, Turkey

Received 28 June 2012; Accepted 24 October 2012

Academic Editor: Lothar Bergmann

Copyright © 2012 F. Mantar 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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