TITLE

Successful treatment of recurrent Kimura's disease with radiotherapy: a case report

AUTHOR(S)
Zongye Wang; Jianzhong Zhang; Ye Ren; Zhuojie Dai; Huizhen Ma; Di Cui; Xiaoming Su; Shu-Jun Song
PUB. DATE
July 2014
SOURCE
International Journal of Clinical & Experimental Pathology;2014, Vol. 7 Issue 7, p4519
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
97436157

 

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