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Perianal alveolar soft-part sarcoma: a rare case

1Servicio de Cirugía General, Hospital Comarcal Valle de los Pedroches, 14400, Córdoba, Spain

2Servicio de Anatomía Patológica, Hospital Universitario Reina Sofía, 14400, Córdoba, Spain

3Servicio de Cirugía General, Hospital Universitario Reina Sofía, 14400, Córdoba, Spain

© 2014 Versita Warsaw. This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 3.0 License. (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0)

Citation Information: Open Medicine. Volume 9, Issue 2, Pages 246–249, ISSN (Online) 2391-5463, DOI: 10.2478/s11536-012-0145-2, February 2014

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Keywords: Alveolar sarcoma; Perianal; Molecular

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