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The treatment of melasma by silymarin cream

BMC Dermatology201212:18

DOI: 10.1186/1471-5945-12-18

Received: 8 March 2012

Accepted: 28 September 2012

Published: 2 October 2012

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Original Submission
8 Mar 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
9 Jun 2012 Author responded Author comments - Tagreed Altaei
Resubmission - Version 3
9 Jun 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 3
29 Jul 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - ROSA MARIA PONCE
21 Aug 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Denise Steiner
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
28 Sep 2012 Author responded Author comments - Tagreed Altaei
Resubmission - Version 5
28 Sep 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 5
28 Sep 2012 Editorially accepted
2 Oct 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-5945-12-18

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, College of Pharmacy, Hawler Medical University