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Case Reports in Hepatology
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 398910, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/398910
Case Report

Primary Pleomorphic Liposarcoma of Liver: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Department of General Surgery, Victoria Hospital, Bangalore Medical College & Research Institute, Bangalore, Karnataka 560002, India

Received 21 November 2012; Accepted 12 December 2012

Academic Editors: H. Komatsu and N. Snyder

Copyright © 2013 P. R. Thippeswamy Naik 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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