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Case Reports in Oncological Medicine
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 793418, 3 pages
Isolated Uterine Metastasis of Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
1Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology, Medical Faculty, Akdeniz University, Antalya, Turkey
2Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, 34098 Istanbul, Turkey
3Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, 34098 Istanbul, Turkey
4Department of Pathology, Medical Faculty, Akdeniz University, Antalya, Turkey
Received 13 December 2012; Accepted 20 February 2013
Academic Editors: S. B. Chichareon, C. Gennatas, J. I. Mayordomo, and C. V. Reyes
Copyright © 2013 Deniz Arslan 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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