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Case Reports in Pathology
Volume 2018, Article ID 1612587, 3 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/1612587
Case Report

The Rare Benign Lesion That Mimics a Malignant Tumor in Breast Parenchyma: Nodular Fasciitis of the Breast

1Medicine Faculty, Pathology Department, Konya Uygulama ve Arastırma Hastanesi, Baskent University, Selcuklu, Konya, Turkey
2Medicine Faculty, Surgery Department, Konya Uygulama ve Arastırma Hastanesi, Baskent University, Selcuklu, Konya, Turkey

Correspondence should be addressed to Hilal Erinanc; moc.oohay@cnanirelalih

Received 5 December 2017; Accepted 25 March 2018; Published 30 April 2018

Academic Editor: Imtiaz A. Chaudhry

Copyright © 2018 Hilal Erinanc and Emin Türk. 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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