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The following fictional case is intended as a learning tool within the Pathology Competencies for Medical Education (PCME), a set of national standards for teaching pathology. These are divided into three basic competencies: Disease Mechanisms and Processes, Organ System Pathology, and Diagnostic Medicine and Therapeutic Pathology. For additional information, and a full list of learning objectives for all three competencies, see

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Williams, H. J. (2018). Educational Case: Fibroadenoma of the Breast. Academic Pathology, 5, 237428951879092.


a The Author(s) 2018 Article reuse guidelines: DOI: 10.1177/2374289518790926



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