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Pathology Research International
Volume 2010, Article ID 738407, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2010/738407
Case Report

Primary Papillary Mucinous Adenocarcinoma of the Ureter Mimicking Genitourinary Tuberculosis

Department of Pathology, Bhopal Memorial Hospital & Research Centre, 91-755-462038, Bhopal, India

Received 24 September 2009; Revised 3 December 2009; Accepted 6 May 2010

Academic Editor: C. Soon Lee

Copyright © 2010 Hanni Gulwani and Aruna Jain. 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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