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Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 253152, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/253152
Case Report

Steroid Cell Ovarian Neoplasm, Not Otherwise Specified: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
2Division of Reproductive Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John Peter Smith Hospital, Fort Worth, TX 76104, USA
3Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, John Peter Smith Hospital, Fort Worth, TX 76104, USA

Received 18 August 2012; Accepted 11 September 2012

Academic Editors: P. De Franciscis and E. Shalev

Copyright © 2012 Paul Singh 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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