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Case Reports in Rheumatology
Volume 2018, Article ID 8192021, 4 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/8192021
Case Report

Nasal Septal Perforation in Propylthiouracil-Induced Anti-Neutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibody-Associated Vasculitis

Department of Hematology and Rheumatology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan

Correspondence should be addressed to Tsuyoshi Shirai; pj.ca.ukohot.dem@pjarihsoyust

Received 25 August 2017; Revised 13 December 2017; Accepted 8 January 2018; Published 22 March 2018

Academic Editor: Jamal Mikdashi

Copyright © 2018 Yusho Ishii 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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