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European Journal of Dermatology

, Volume 27, Issue 4, pp 403–405 | Cite as

A case of mucoepidermoid carcinoma presenting as a subcutaneous tumour of the cheek

  • Kohei Nojima
  • Takeshi Namiki
  • Takaaki Hanafusa
  • Masahiro Yamamoto
  • Keiko Miura
  • Kentaro Tanaka
  • Masaru Tanaka
  • Hiroo Yokozeki
Correspondence
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kohei Nojima
    • 1
  • Takeshi Namiki
    • 1
  • Takaaki Hanafusa
    • 1
  • Masahiro Yamamoto
    • 2
  • Keiko Miura
    • 2
  • Kentaro Tanaka
    • 3
  • Masaru Tanaka
    • 4
  • Hiroo Yokozeki
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Dermatology, Graduate School of Medical and Dental SciencesTokyo Medical and Dental UniversityTokyoJapan
  2. 2.Department of Pathology, Graduate School of Medical and Dental SciencesTokyo Medical and Dental UniversityTokyoJapan
  3. 3.Department of Plastic Surgery, Graduate School of Medical and Dental SciencesTokyo Medical and Dental UniversityTokyoJapan
  4. 4.Department of DermatologyTokyo Women’s Medical University Medical Center EastTokyoJapan

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