Preoperative detection and localization of small bowel hemangioma: Two case reports
Nobuhisa Takase, Keisuke Fukui, Takafumi Tani, Tohru Nishimura, Tomohiro Tanaka, Naoki Harada, Kimihiko Ueno, Manabu Takamatsu, Kunihiko Kaneda, Department of Surgery, Kakogawa Central City Hospital, Kakogawa 675-8611, Japan
Akihiko Nishizawa, Department of Internal Medicine, Kakogawa Central City Hospital, Kakogawa 675-8611, Japan
Akiharu Okamura, Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Kakogawa Central City Hospital, Kakogawa 675-8611, Japan
Author contributions: Harada N and Nishizawa A operated on the patient and designed the report; Fukui K, Tani T, Nishimura T, Tanaka T, Ueno K, Takamatsu M and Okamura A drafted the paper; Kaneda K critically revised the paper with an important conceptual and editorial input; and all authors contributed to this manuscript.
Institutional review board statement: This case report was exempt from the Institutional Review Board standards at Kakogawa Central City Hospital, Kakogawa, Japan.
Informed consent statement: The patients participating in the study provided informed written consent.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors declare no conflict of interest associated with this manuscript.
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Correspondence to: Kunihiko Kaneda, MD, PhD, Department of Surgery, Kakogawa Central City Hospital, 439, Honmachi, Kakogawa-cho, Kakogawa 675-8611, Japan. email@example.com
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Received: February 16, 2017
Peer-review started: February 17, 2017
First decision: March 3, 2017
Revised: March 17, 2017
Accepted: April 12, 2017
Article in press: April 12, 2017
Published online: May 28, 2017