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Case Reports in Pathology
Volume 2016, Article ID 4365217, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/4365217
Case Report

Serous Cystadenocarcinoma Arising in Presumed Vitelline Duct Remnant: A Case Report and Implications in the Management of Cancer of Unknown Primary

Department of Pathology and Human Anatomy, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, CA, USA

Received 26 July 2016; Accepted 9 November 2016

Academic Editor: Dimosthenis Miliaras

Copyright © 2016 Li Lei and Jeremy K. Deisch. 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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