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Case Reports in Medicine
Volume 2012, Article ID 257246, 2 pages
Case Report

A Five-Year Followup of Human Seminal Plasma Allergy in an 18-Year-Old Woman

Asthma and Allergy Clinic, Children’s Clinic Randers, 8900 Randers, Denmark

Received 27 January 2012; Accepted 20 February 2012

Academic Editor: Luis García-Marcos

Copyright © 2012 Ole D. Wolthers. 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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