Letter to the Editor. Imaging predictor for rebleeding after surgery in intracerebral hemorrhage

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Correspondence Lu Ma: alex80350305@163.com.

INCLUDE WHEN CITING Published online July 6, 2018; DOI: 10.3171/2018.6.JNS181534.

Disclosures The authors report no conflict of interest.

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