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Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery

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Reconstruction of the pulmonary posterior wall using in situ autologous tissue for the treatment of pulmonary atresia with ventricular septal defect

  • Chengming Fan1,
  • Yifeng Yang1,
  • Lian Xiong1,
  • Ni Yin1,
  • Qin Wu1,
  • Mi Tang1 and
  • Jinfu Yang1Email author
Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery201712:12

Received: 9 August 2016

Accepted: 21 February 2017

Published: 23 February 2017

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Original Submission
9 Aug 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
22 Nov 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Takeshi Shinkawa
4 Dec 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Cheul Lee
27 Dec 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Lucio Careddu
20 Jan 2017 Author responded Author comments - Chengming Fan
Resubmission - Version 2
20 Jan 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
21 Feb 2017 Editorially accepted
23 Feb 2017 Article published 10.1186/s13019-017-0578-4

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of the cardiovascular surgery, the Second Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha, China