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Volume 2011, Article ID 260647, 5 pages
Case Report

Endometrial Stromal Nodule: Report of a Case

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology II, CHU Hassan II, Fez, Morocco
2Department of Anatomic Pathology, CHU Hassan II, Fez, Morocco

Received 27 August 2010; Revised 13 December 2010; Accepted 11 January 2011

Academic Editor: William Hurd

Copyright © 2011 F. Z. Fdili Alaoui 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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