Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 9, Issue 2, pp 282–283 | Cite as

Malignancy Presenting as a Psoas Abscess

  • Rakul Nambiar K
  • Lakshmi Haridas


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The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Medical OncologyRegional Cancer CentreTrivandrumIndia

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