Answer to the Letter to the Editor of Jie Weng et al. concerning, “Relationship between preoperative serum rapid turnover proteins and early-stage surgical wound infection after spine surgery” by D. Kudo et al. (Eur Spine J; 2016: doi:10.1007/s00586-016-4855-z)

  • Daisuke Kudo
  • Naohisa Miyakoshi
  • Michio Hongo
  • Yuji Kasukawa
  • Yoshinori Ishikawa
  • Takashi Mizutani
  • Yoichi Shimada
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Daisuke Kudo
    • 1
  • Naohisa Miyakoshi
    • 1
  • Michio Hongo
    • 1
  • Yuji Kasukawa
    • 1
  • Yoshinori Ishikawa
    • 1
  • Takashi Mizutani
    • 1
  • Yoichi Shimada
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Orthopedic SurgeryAkita University Graduate School of MedicineAkitaJapan

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