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Open Peer Review Reports for: Characteristics and patient pathways of Lyme disease patients: a retrospective analysis of hospital episode data in England and Wales (1998–2015)

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Original Submission
22 Mar 2019 Submitted Original manuscript
23 Apr 2019 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Donal Bisanzio
16 May 2019 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Anna Schotthoefer
28 May 2019 Author responded Author comments - John S P Tulloch
Resubmission - Version 2
28 May 2019 Submitted Manuscript version 2
27 Jun 2019 Editorially accepted
15 Aug 2019 Article published 10.1186/s12889-019-7245-8

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