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Erratum To: An ultrasonographic evaluation of skin thickness in breast cancer patients after postmastectomy radiation therapy

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Radiation Oncology20116:18

  • Received: 18 February 2011
  • Accepted: 18 February 2011
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The original article was published in Radiation Oncology 2011 6:9


Following publication of our article [1], we noticed that the skin thickness measurement units stated in the manuscript were incorrect. The correct units of measurement is centimeters (cm) and not millimeters (mm) as indicated in the article. This, however, does not change the statistical findings.


Authors’ Affiliations

National University of Singapore, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, 21 Lower Kent Ridge Road, 119077, Singapore
Nanyang Polytechnic, School of Health Sciences, 180 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 8, 569830, Singapore
Northern Sydney Cancer Centre, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, New South Wales, 2065, Australia
National University Cancer Institute, Department of Radiation Oncology, National University of Singapore, 1E Kent Ridge Road, Tower Block, Level 7, 119 228, Singapore


  1. Wong Sharon, Kaur Amarjit, Back Michael, Khai Mun Lee, Shaun Baggarley, Jiade JAY Lu: An ultrasonographic evaluation of skin thickness in breast cancer patients after postmastectomy radiation therapy. Radiation Oncology 2011, 6: 9. 10.1186/1748-717X-6-9PubMed CentralView ArticlePubMedGoogle Scholar


© Wong et al; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. 2011

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