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Effects of local phenytoin on seroma formation after mastectomy and Axillary lymph node dissection: an experimental study on mice

  • Mehmet Eser1,
  • Fırat Tutal1,
  • Metin Kement1Email author,
  • Selcuk Goktas1,
  • Levent Kaptanoglu1,
  • Mehmet Gökceimam1,
  • Melin Ozgun Gecer2 and
  • Huseyin Uzun1
BMC Surgery201212:25

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2482-12-25

Received: 28 May 2012

Accepted: 4 December 2012

Published: 19 December 2012

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Original Submission
28 May 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
19 Sep 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - G. Edward Kimm, Jr.
12 Oct 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Kshama Jaiswal
18 Oct 2012 Author responded Author comments - Metin Kement
Resubmission - Version 3
18 Oct 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 3
4 Dec 2012 Editorially accepted
19 Dec 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2482-12-25

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of General Surgery, Kartal Training and Research Hospital
Department of Pathology, Kartal Training and Research Hospital