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Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 836105, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/836105
Case Report

Hepatocellular Carcinoma with Osteoclast-Like Giant Cells: Report of the Seventh Case in the Literature

Department of Surgery and Translational Medicine, University of Florence, Largo Brambilla 3, 50100 Florence, Italy

Received 18 November 2014; Accepted 12 February 2015

Academic Editor: Mitsugi Shimoda

Copyright © 2015 Lorenzo Dioscoridi 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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