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Case Reports in Otolaryngology
Volume 2012, Article ID 936735, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/936735
Case Report

A Case Report of a Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor of the Oral Cavity in Neurofibromatosis Type 1

1Department of Otorhinolaryngology, School of Medicine, Istanbul Medipol University, Istanbul, Turkey
2Kulak Burun Bogaz Anabilim Dalı, Istanbul Medipol Universitesi, Kosuyolu, Kadikoy, 34718 Istanbul, Turkey
3Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Academic Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey

Received 28 September 2012; Accepted 17 October 2012

Academic Editors: E. Mevio and M. B. Naguib

Copyright © 2012 Özmen Öztürk and Alper Tutkun. 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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