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International Journal of Breast Cancer
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 171792, 16 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/171792
Review Article

Imaging-Assisted Large-Format Breast Pathology: Program Rationale and Development in a Nonprofit Health System in the United States

Virginia Biomedical Laboratories, LLC, P.O. Box 510, Wirtz, VA 24184, USA

Received 13 July 2012; Accepted 10 October 2012

Academic Editor: Tibor Tot

Copyright © 2012 F. Lee Tucker. 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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