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Case Reports in Pathology
Volume 2015, Article ID 705843, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/705843
Case Report

Parathyroid Adenoma with Prominent Lymphocytic Infiltrate

Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 54124 Thessaloniki, Greece

Received 21 November 2014; Accepted 20 February 2015

Academic Editor: Yoji Nagashima

Copyright © 2015 Alexandros Iliadis 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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