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Impact of sorafenib on epidural fibrosis: An immunohistochemical study
Osman Tanriverdi, Uzay Erdogan, Omur Gunaldi, Department of Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, University of Health Sciences, Bakırky Prof. Dr. Mazhar Osman Training and Research Hospital for Neurology, İstanbul 34303, Turkey
Canan Tanik, Department of Pathology, University of Health Sciences, Şişli Hamidiye Etfal Training and Research Hospital, İstanbul 34303, Turkey
Ilhan Yilmaz, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Health Sciences, Şişli Hamidiye Etfal Training and Research Hospital, İstanbul 34303, Turkey
Huseyin Utku Adilay, Department of Neurosurgery, Medical Faculty, Balıkesir University, Balıkesir 31300, Turkey
Ayca Arslanhan, Institute of Neurological Science, Marmara University, İstanbul 34303, Turkey
Metehan Eseoglu, Department of Neurosurgery, Medical Faculty, Medipol University, İstanbul 34303, Turkey
Author contributions: Tanriverdi O contributed to the conception, design, supervision and writing; Erdogan U contributed to the literature review and data collection; Tanik C contributed to the design, data collection, analysis and processing; Yilmaz I contributed to the writing and literature review; Gunaldi O contributed to the critical review and supervision; Adilay HU contributed to the data collection and materials; Arslanhan A contributed to the materials and data collection; Eseoglu M contributed to the literature review, materials and data collection.
Institutional animal care and use committee statement: Marmara University Local Ethics Committee for Animal Studies.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.
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Correspondence to: Osman Tanriverdi, MD, Doctor, Department of Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, University of Health Sciences, Bakırköy Prof. Dr. Mazhar Osman Training and Research Hospital for Neurology, Tevfik sağlam cad, No. 1, İstanbul 34303, Turkey. email@example.com
Received: April 27, 2018
Peer-review started: April 27, 2018
First decision: June 15, 2018
Revised: June 23, 2018
Accepted: July 31, 2018
Article in press: August 1, 2018
Published online: September 6, 2018