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Case Reports in Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 831616, 3 pages
Gemcitabine-Induced Extensive Skin Necrosis
1Dipartimento di Dermatologia, Policlinico Umberto I, “Sapienza” Università di Roma, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00160 Roma, Italy
2Dipartimento di Scienze Radiologiche, Oncologiche e Anatomo-Patologiche Policlinico Umberto I, “Sapienza” Università di Roma, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00160 Roma, Italy
Received 13 September 2012; Accepted 29 October 2012
Academic Editor: Christian Urban
Copyright © 2012 Sara D'epiro 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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