Indian Journal of Paediatric Dermatology

NOTICE OF RETRACTION
Year
: 2017  |  Volume : 18  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 353-

Retraction: Common superficial fungal infections in the pediatric age group


 

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How to cite this article:
. Retraction: Common superficial fungal infections in the pediatric age group.Indian J Paediatr Dermatol 2017;18:353-353


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. Retraction: Common superficial fungal infections in the pediatric age group. Indian J Paediatr Dermatol [serial online] 2017 [cited 2019 Jul 19 ];18:353-353
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It has been brought to attention by the Editor-in-Chief that the review article entitled “Common superficial fungal infections in the pediatric age group” published in Indian Journal of Paediatric Dermatology,on pages 77-88, Issue 2, Volume 18,[1] hasused a diagram (Diagram 1) from a previous publication of 2002 without any permission or due attribution, in The Hong Kong Practitioner, on pages 72-82, Issue 2, Volume 24.[2] Duplicate publication violates the editorial policy of Indian Journal of Paediatric Dermatology which follows best practice guidelines given by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) and Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) mentioned on the Information for Authors and as codified in the signed statements made by the authors regarding the copyright of their work. This article has been retracted as per request made by the Editor-in-Chief and Editorial Board of the journal.

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References

1Vasani R. Common superficial fungal infections in the pediatric age group. Indian J PaediatrDermatol 2017;18:77-88.
2Roberts DT, Campbell FA. Causal agents, clinical presentation and management of fungal skin and nail infections. HK Pract 2002;24:72-82.