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Segmental testicular infarction: a case report

Journal of Medical Case Reports201711:140

Received: 11 January 2017

Accepted: 4 May 2017

Published: 18 May 2017

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Original Submission
11 Jan 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
10 Mar 2017 Author responded Author comments - Tine Smets
Resubmission - Version 2
10 Mar 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
7 Apr 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - brendan Dias
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
4 May 2017 Editorially accepted
18 May 2017 Article published 10.1186/s13256-017-1308-1

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Authors’ Affiliations

Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Brussels, Belgium
Department of Urology, University Hospital Brussels (UZ Brussel), Brussels, Belgium