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Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 467240, 3 pages
Sister Mary Joseph's Nodule as a First Manifestation of Primary Peritoneal Cancer
Department of Gynaecological Oncology, Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XX, UK
Received 16 September 2012; Accepted 9 October 2012
Academic Editors: L. Bjørge, M. Geary, J. Higgins, and K. Takeuchi
Copyright © 2012 C. Iavazzo 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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