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Polyphenotypic Anaplastic Sarcoma of the Kidney: A Rare Case Report and Review of the Literature

Bita Geramizadeh 1 , 2 , * , Ali Bahador 3 and Nadia Khalafi 1
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1 MD, Department of Pathology
2 Transplant Research Center
3 MD Department of Pediatric Surgery
Article information
  • Nephro-Urology Monthly: July 2017, 9 (4); e59541
  • Published Online: July 4, 2017
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: April 2, 2017
  • Accepted: May 14, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/numonthly.59541

To Cite: Geramizadeh B, Bahador A, Khalafi N. Polyphenotypic Anaplastic Sarcoma of the Kidney: A Rare Case Report and Review of the Literature, Nephro-Urol Mon. 2017 ; 9(4):e59541. doi: 10.5812/numonthly.59541.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Report
3. Discussion
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