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Post-dural puncture headache [Retraction]

Authors Ghaleb A, Khorasani A, Mangar D

Received 12 May 2016

Accepted for publication 12 May 2016

Published 3 June 2016 Volume 2016:9 Pages 173—174


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A reader has highlighted the extensive similarities between:


1) Ahmed Ghaleb, Arjang Khorasani, and Devanand Mangar.

Postdural Puncture Headache. Anesthesiol Res Pract. 2010;

2010: 102967.


2) Ghaleb A, Khorasani A, and Mangar D. Post-dural puncture

headache. Int J Gen Med 2012:5 45-51.


Our investigations supported the readers claim of extensive

and unreferenced text re-use and, as a result, the paper has

been retracted.


This retraction relates to 


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