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Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 298383, 2 pages
Spontaneous Rupture of Pyometra
1Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Valiasr Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran 1419733141, Iran
2Medical Philosophy and History Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Science, Tabriz 51368, Iran
Received 15 June 2013; Accepted 14 July 2013
Academic Editors: B. Piura and K. Takeuchi
Copyright © 2013 Fatemeh Mallah 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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