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Case Reports in Otolaryngology
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 896275, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/896275
Case Report

Primary Cervical Leiomyoma with Remarkable Calcification and Ossification

1Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Yamanashi, 1110 Shimokato, Chuo, Yamanashi 409-3898, Japan
2Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Yamanashi, 1110 Shimokato, Chuo, Yamanashi 409-3898, Japan

Received 24 December 2013; Accepted 15 January 2014; Published 18 February 2014

Academic Editors: M. Berlucchi and H.-W. Wang

Copyright © 2014 Takahiro Yamanishi 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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