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Retraction Note: Male breast cancer: thirteen years experience of a single center

  • Sami Akbulut1Email author,
  • Ilker Arer1,
  • Alper Kocbiyik2,
  • Mahmut Can Yağmurdur1,
  • Hamdi Karakayalı1 and
  • Mehmet Haberal1
International Seminars in Surgical Oncology20096:11

DOI: 10.1186/1477-7800-6-11

Received: 17 April 2009

Accepted: 17 April 2009

Published: 17 April 2009

The original article was published in International Seminars in Surgical Oncology 2009 6:4


This article [1] was submitted to International Seminars of Surgical Oncology without the knowledge or consent of either Prof Karakayali or Prof Haberal, and is being retracted for this reason. An apology is extended to Prof Karakayali and Prof Haberal as well as the editorial and publishing staff and readers of the journal.


Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Surgery, University Hospital of Baskent
Department of Pathology, University Hospital of Baskent


  1. Akbulut Sami, Arer Ilker, Kocbiyik Alper, Can Yağmurdur Mahmut, Karakayalı Hamdi, Haberal Mehmet: Male breast cancer: thirteen years experience of a single center. International Seminars in Surgical Oncology. 2009, 6: 4-10.1186/1477-7800-6-4.PubMed CentralView ArticlePubMedGoogle Scholar


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