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Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2016, Article ID 6730174, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/6730174
Case Report

Perinatal Management for a Pregnant Woman with an MYH9 Disorder

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Showa University Fujigaoka Hospital, 1-30 Fujigaoka, Aoba-ku, Yokohama 227-8501, Japan
2Department of Advanced Diagnosis, Clinical Research Center, National Hospital Organization Nagoya Medical Center, Nagoya, Japan
3Department of Clinical Laboratory, Showa University Fujigaoka Hospital, Yokohama, Japan
4Department of Hematology, Showa University Fujigaoka Hospital, Yokohama, Japan
5Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Showa University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan

Received 23 March 2016; Revised 31 May 2016; Accepted 9 June 2016

Academic Editor: Erich Cosmi

Copyright © 2016 Yuka Yamashita 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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