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Case Reports in Surgery
Volume 2016, Article ID 8524030, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/8524030
Case Report

A Low-Grade Fibromyxoid Sarcoma of the Internal Abdominal Oblique Muscle

1Department of Surgery, Chuden Hospital, 3-4-27 Otemachi, Naka-Ku, Hiroshima 730-8562, Japan
2Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Kochi Health Sciences Center, 2125-1 Ike, Kochi 781-8555, Japan
3Department of Pathology, Chuden Hospital, 3-4-27 Otemachi, Naka-Ku, Hiroshima 730-8562, Japan

Received 19 November 2015; Accepted 24 April 2016

Academic Editor: Christophoros Foroulis

Copyright © 2016 Masakazu Hashimoto 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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