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A population-based study of Kurdish breast cancer in northern Iraq: Hormone receptor and HER2 status. A comparison with Arabic women and United States SEER data

  • Runnak A Majid1,
  • Hazha A Mohammed2,
  • Hemin A Hassan1,
  • Wasan A Abdulmahdi1,
  • Rekawt M Rashid3 and
  • Michael D Hughson1Email author
BMC Women's Health201212:16

DOI: 10.1186/1472-6874-12-16

Received: 13 May 2011

Accepted: 22 June 2012

Published: 22 June 2012

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Original Submission
13 May 2011 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
11 Jul 2011 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Alexandru Eniu
9 Nov 2011 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Shaheenah Dawood
21 Dec 2011 Author responded Author comments - michael hughson
Resubmission - Version 3
21 Dec 2011 Submitted Manuscript version 3
5 Jun 2012 Author responded Author comments - michael hughson
Resubmission - Version 4
5 Jun 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 4
22 Jun 2012 Editorially accepted
22 Jun 2012 Article published 10.1186/1472-6874-12-16

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Pathology, Shorsh General Hospital
Division of Oncology, Hewa Hematology and Oncology Hospital
Office of the Director of Health, Sulaimaniyah Governate