Notice of retraction: omission of author in "Malakoplakia outside the urinary tract" (Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2007;131(2):297-300).
|Article Type:||Letter to the editor|
|Author:||Yousef, George M.|
|Publication:||Name: Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Publisher: College of American Pathologists Audience: Academic; Professional Format: Magazine/Journal Subject: Health Copyright: COPYRIGHT 2009 College of American Pathologists ISSN: 1543-2165|
|Issue:||Date: June, 2009 Source Volume: 133 Source Issue: 6|
To the Editor.--We recently published the following review article
in the ARCHIVES: Yousef GM, Naghibi B. Malakoplakia outside the urinary
tract. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2007; 131(2):297-300. I realize that the
name of Mowafak M. Hamodat, MB, ChB, MSc, FRCPC, was inadvertently
omitted from the author list.
I am, therefore, writing to notify you of this oversight on my part, and I ask you to recognize Dr Hamodat as a coauthor.
To clarify, the roles of the authors were as follows: Dr G. M. Yousef, writing and designing the review article; Dr B. Naghibi, sharing in the design of the article; and Dr M. M. Hamodat, contributing information about a case report of malakoplakia of the neck, which was mentioned in the article.
The corrected citation is as follows: Yousef GM, Naghibi B, Hamodat M. M. Malakoplakia outside the urinary tract. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2007; 131(2):297-300.
Your cooperation in this matter is greatly appreciated.
George M. Yousef, MD, PhD, FRPCP(Path)
Department of Laboratory Medicine
St. Michael's Hospital
Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8, Canada
The author has no relevant financial interest in the products or companies described in this article.
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