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Case Reports in Pathology
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 798435, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/798435
Case Report

Low-Grade Central Osteosarcoma of the Rib: A Case Report and Brief Review of the Literature

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, 503 South Jackson Street, Louisville, KY 40202, USA

Received 26 March 2013; Accepted 28 April 2013

Academic Editors: H. Kuwabara, I. Meattini, E. Miele, A. Mima, A. Pich, and S. Shousha

Copyright © 2013 Mana Moghadamfalahi and Houda Alatassi. 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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