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Case Reports in Neurological Medicine
Volume 2011, Article ID 581230, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/581230
Case Report

Multiple Dural Tuberculomas Presenting as Leptomeningeal Carcinomatosis

Department of Neurosurgery, Uludağ University Medical Faculty, Görükle, 16059 Bursa, Turkey

Received 24 May 2011; Accepted 13 June 2011

Academic Editors: A. Amirjamshidi, J. E. Cohen, N. S. Litofsky, and Y. Wakabayashi

Copyright © 2011 Hasan Kocaeli 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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