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Case Reports in Surgery
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 871639, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/871639
Case Report

Successful Management of a Recurrent Supralevator Abscess: A Case Report

Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19129, USA

Received 25 October 2011; Accepted 26 December 2011

Academic Editors: A. Cho and S. de Castro

Copyright © 2012 S. Sanyal 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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