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Open Peer Review Reports for: Video-assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) with mini-thoracotomy for the management of pulmonary hydatid cysts

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Original Submission
14 May 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
27 Jan 2018 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Fatmir Caushi
8 Feb 2018 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Mehmet Oğuzhan Özyurtkan
11 Feb 2018 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Erkan Kaba
5 Mar 2018 Author responded Author comments - Nizar Abbas
Resubmission - Version 2
5 Mar 2018 Submitted Manuscript version 2
5 Apr 2018 Editorially accepted
2 May 2018 Article published 10.1186/s13019-018-0716-7

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