Iranian Journal of Radiology

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Follow-Up Imaging of Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumor of the Uterus and Its Spontaneous Regression

Biljana Markovic Vasiljkovic 1 , * , Vesna Plesinac Karapandzic 2 , Tomislav Pejcic 3 , Aleksandra Djuric Stefanovic 1 , Zorica Milosevic 2 and Snezana Plesinac 4
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1 Center for Radiology and MRI, Clinical Center of Serbia, Medical Faculty, Belgrade University, Belgrade, Serbia
2 Institute of Oncology and Radiology, Medical Faculty, Belgrade University, Belgrade, Serbia
3 Urological Clinic, Clinical Center of Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia
4 Gynecological Clinic, Clinical Center of Serbia, Medical Faculty, Belgrade University, Belgrade, Serbia
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Radiology: January 01, 2016, 13 (1); e12991
  • Published Online: January 30, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: July 12, 2013
  • Revised: May 17, 2014
  • Accepted: June 21, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/iranjradiol.12991

To Cite: Markovic Vasiljkovic B, Plesinac Karapandzic V, Pejcic T, Djuric Stefanovic A, Milosevic Z, et al. Follow-Up Imaging of Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumor of the Uterus and Its Spontaneous Regression, Iran J Radiol. 2016 ; 13(1):e12991. doi: 10.5812/iranjradiol.12991.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Footnotes
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