Journal of Skin and Stem Cell

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Multifocal Pyogenic Granuloma-Like Kaposi Sarcoma

Abbas Darjani 1 , Rana Rafiei 1 , * , Seyed Alireza Mesbah 1 , Seyyde Zeinab Azimi 1 , Sara Najirad 2 and Behnam Rafiee 3
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1 Skin Research Center, Guilan University of Medical Sciences, Razi Hospital, Rasht, IR Iran
2 Nassau University Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, 2201 Hempstead turnpike, East Meadow, NY, 11554, 516-978-0158
3 Department of Pathology, NYU Winthrop Hospital, 222 Station Plaza, N#620, Mineola, NY, 11501
Article information
  • Journal of Skin and Stem Cell: March 2017, 4 (2); e58040
  • Published Online: June 30, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: March 31, 2016
  • Revised: April 18, 2016
  • Accepted: May 30, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/jssc.58040

To Cite: Darjani A, Rafiei R, Mesbah S A, Azimi S Z, Najirad S, et al. Multifocal Pyogenic Granuloma-Like Kaposi Sarcoma, J Skin Stem Cell. 2017 ; 4(2):e58040. doi: 10.5812/jssc.58040.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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