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Open Peer Review Reports for: Spiral aortoplasty for dilated ascending aorta: a new technique for high-risk patients with combined procedures

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Original Submission
27 May 2019 Submitted Original manuscript
28 May 2019 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Matthias Siepe
28 May 2019 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Tomas Salerno
5 Jun 2019 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Tetsuro Uchida
30 Jun 2019 Author responded Author comments - Rakan Nazer
Resubmission - Version 2
30 Jun 2019 Submitted Manuscript version 2
15 Jul 2019 Editorially accepted
18 Jul 2019 Article published 10.1186/s13019-019-0960-5

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