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Case Reports in Medicine
Volume 2009 (2009), Article ID 424053, 4 pages
Case Report

Kimura's Disease

Department of Dermatology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA

Received 15 February 2009; Accepted 17 May 2009

Academic Editor: Jeffrey Weinberg

Copyright © 2009 Cláudia Savassi Guimaraes 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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