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Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2014, Article ID 264959, 4 pages
Case Report

Immature Teratoma after Three Laparoscopic Resections for Mature Cystic Teratomas

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Yamato Takada Municipal Hospital, 1-1 Isonokita-cho, Yamato Takada, Nara 635-8501, Japan
2Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Nara Medical University, 840 Shijo-cho, Kashihara, Nara 634-8522, Japan

Received 7 March 2014; Accepted 28 April 2014; Published 12 May 2014

Academic Editor: Kyousuke Takeuchi

Copyright © 2014 Kazuhiro Nishioka 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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