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Case Reports in Transplantation
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 187682, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/187682
Case Report

Intra-Abdominal Localisation of a Buschke-Lowenstein Tumour: Case Presentation and Review of the Literature

Division of Transplantation Surgery, Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, P.O. Box 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands

Received 23 June 2013; Accepted 26 August 2013

Academic Editors: D. Capone, F. Keller, M. R. Moosa, and Y. Sugawara

Copyright © 2013 N. E. Wester 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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