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Volume 2015, Article ID 276869, 4 pages
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Case Report

Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor of the Pancreas: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Gastrointestinal and Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgical Division, Federal University of Health Sciences of Porto Alegre/Santa Casa Hospital of Porto Alegre, 91410-000 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil

Received 16 February 2015; Revised 9 May 2015; Accepted 14 May 2015

Academic Editor: Steve de Castro

Copyright © 2015 Uirá Teixeira 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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