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Pathology Research International
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 743836, 6 pages
Histological Correlation of Glandular Abnormalities in Cervical Liquid-Based Cytology
1Institute for Clinical Research, National Hospital Organization Japan, Kure Medical Center/Chugoku Cancer Center, 3-1 Aoyama-Cho, Kure-City, Hiroshima 737-0023, Japan
2Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Hospital Organization Japan, Kure Medical Center/Chugoku Cancer Center, 3-1 Aoyama-Cho, Kure-City, Hiroshima 737-0023, Japan
3Department of Diagnostic Pathology, National Hospital Organization Japan, Kure Medical Center/Chugoku Cancer Center, 3-1 Aoyama-Cho, Kure-City, Hiroshima 737-0023, Japan
Received 2 February 2011; Accepted 12 June 2011
Academic Editor: Nirag Jhala
Copyright © 2011 Yosuke Kawakami 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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