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ISRN Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 979345, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/979345
Clinical Study

Enhancement of Ovarian Malignancy on Clinical Contrast Enhanced MRI Studies

1Department of Radiology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
2Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
3Gynecology Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA

Received 15 December 2012; Accepted 10 January 2013

Academic Editors: F. Carmona and S. Palomba

Copyright © 2013 Harpreet K. Pannu 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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