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Necrotizing fasciitis after high-dose rate brachytherapy and external beam radiation for prostate cancer: a case report

  • Shimpei Yamashita1Email author,
  • Yasuo Kohjimoto1,
  • Akinori Iba1,
  • Kazuro Kikkawa1 and
  • Isao Hara1
BMC UrologyBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:107

Received: 26 July 2017

Accepted: 13 November 2017

Published: 21 November 2017

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26 Jul 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
28 Sep 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Daniel Taussky
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
13 Nov 2017 Editorially accepted
21 Nov 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12894-017-0299-y

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Urology, Wakayama Medical University, Wakayama, Japan