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Volume 2013, Article ID 198643, 5 pages
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Case Report

Intrathyroidal Parathyroid Carcinoma: Report of an Unusual Case and Review of the Literature

1Department of Pathology, University of Florida College of Medicine, P.O. Box 100275, Gainesville, FL 32610-0275, USA
2Department of Otolaryngology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610-0264, USA
3Department of Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA

Received 17 May 2013; Accepted 12 June 2013

Academic Editors: K. Aozasa, T. Batinac, T. Hasebe, P. Perrini, M. M. Picken, P. Tosi, and T. Tot

Copyright © 2013 Lizette Vila Duckworth 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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