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Neuroradiology

, Volume 59, Issue 11, pp 1069–1070 | Cite as

Presumptive diagnosis of multinodular vacuolating tumor: “More than meets the eye!”

  • Reema Alsufayan
  • Paula Alcaide-Leon
  • Lyne Noel de Tilly
  • Daniel M. Mandell
  • Timo Krings
Letter to the Editor

Notes

Compliance with ethical standards

Funding

No funding was received for this study.

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Ethical approval

All procedures performed in the studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki Declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.

Informed consent

For this type of study formal consent is not required.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Medical Imaging - Division of NeuroradiologyUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada
  2. 2.Department of Medical Imaging - Division of NeuroradiologyUniversity of Toronto, St. Michael’s HospitalTorontoCanada
  3. 3.UHN Division of NeuroradiologyUniversity of Toronto, Toronto Western HospitalTorontoCanada

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