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Case Reports in Medicine
Volume 2012, Article ID 215293, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/215293
Case Report

TB Peritonitis Mistaken for Ovarian Carcinomatosis Based on an Elevated CA-125

1College of Human Medicine Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
2Department of Internal Medicine, Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA

Received 4 November 2011; Accepted 13 December 2011

Academic Editor: Jahn M. Nesland

Copyright © 2012 Joseph D. Boss 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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