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Volume 2013, Article ID 524305, 4 pages
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Case Report

Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma of the Breast in Young Male Patient: A Case Report and a Review of the Literature

1Department of Radiation Oncology, Şişli Etfal Teaching and Research Hospital, 34303 Istanbul, Turkey
2Department of Pathology, Istanbul University Medical Faculty, Turkey

Received 1 February 2013; Accepted 20 February 2013

Academic Editors: L. Beex, S. B. Chichareon, J. I. Mayordomo, M. Romkes, R. Yamamoto, and Y. Yokoyama

Copyright © 2013 Esengul Kocak Uzel 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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