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Case Reports in Surgery
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 289089, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/289089
Case Report

Unicentric Castleman's Disease Arising from an Intrapulmonary Lymph Node

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Akita Red Cross Hospital, Akita 010-1495, Japan

Received 2 April 2013; Accepted 29 April 2013

Academic Editors: J. M. Bernal, E. Ishikawa, F. Marchal, and G. Rallis

Copyright © 2013 Hideki Ota 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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