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Volume 2015, Article ID 368485, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/368485
Case Report

Right Upper Lobe Shadow and Tracheobronchopathia Osteochondroplastica Confined to Right Main Bronchus: A Case Report and Literature Review

1Department of Occupational Lung Diseases and Tuberculosis, “Sismanogleio” General Hospital, Sismanogleiou 1 Street, Maroussi, 15126 Athens, Greece
2Faculty of Health and Caring Professions, Technological Educational Institute (TEI) of Athens, Agiou Spyridonos Street, Egaleo, 12243 Athens, Greece
31st Department of Thoracic Medicine, “Sismanogleio” General Hospital, Sismanogleiou 1 Street, Maroussi, 15126 Athens, Greece
4Department of Pathology, “Sismanogleio” General Hospital, Sismanogleiou 1 Street, Maroussi, 15126 Athens, Greece

Received 16 September 2015; Accepted 9 November 2015

Academic Editor: Raed Dweik

Copyright © 2015 Stylianos A. Michaelides 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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