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A rare diaphragmatic ureteral herniation case report: endoscopic and open reconstructive management

  • Frank C. Lin1Email author,
  • Jamie S. Lin2,
  • Samuel Kim3 and
  • Jonathan R. Walker1
BMC UrologyBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:26

Received: 20 April 2016

Accepted: 2 March 2017

Published: 5 April 2017

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Original Submission
20 Apr 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
20 Oct 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Richard Link
9 Nov 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Sven Wenske
12 Jan 2017 Author responded Author comments - Frank Lin
Resubmission - Version 2
12 Jan 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
2 Mar 2017 Editorially accepted
5 Apr 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12894-017-0207-5

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Authors’ Affiliations

Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, University of Arizona, Tucson, USA
Renal-Electrolyte and Hypertension Division, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Arizona, Tucson, USA