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  1. Pattern of urological malignancy in Zambia : a hospital-based histopathological study.

    Article - En anglais

    The pattern of urological malignancy among the indigenous population of Zambia (determined on the basis of histopathological reports from a major national hospital during an 8-year period).

    A total of 6514 malignancies were observed, of which 784 (12%) were of urological origin.

    Bladder carcinoma, predominantly squamous type, was the commonest urological tumour (51%), followed by carcinoma of the prostate (26%), carcinoma of the penis (18%), renal tumours (4.3%) and testicular malignancy (0.7%). In nearly 32% of the bladder tumours, bilharzial ova were demonstrated histopathologically.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Afrique, Tumeur maligne, Appareil urinaire, Tumeur, Appareil urinaire pathologie, Homme, Zambie, Registre, Histopathologie, Epidémiologie

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Africa, Malignant tumor, Urinary system, Tumor, Urinary system disease, Human, Zambia, Register, Histopathology, Epidemiology

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 91-0143712

    Code Inist : 002B14D. Création : 199406.