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Case Reports in Radiology
Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 183787, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/183787
Case Report

An Unusual Long-Term Survey of a Patient with Widespread Malignant Urachal Tumor, Not Given Chemotherapy or Radiotherapy

1Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Medipol University, Istanbul, Turkey
2Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, Medipol University, Istanbul, Turkey
3Department of Gastroenterology, Haseki Research and Educational Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey

Received 7 December 2014; Accepted 27 February 2015

Academic Editor: Salah D. Qanadli

Copyright © 2015 Tugrul Ormeci 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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