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  1. Gall stone disease in African patients with sickle cell anaemia : a preliminary report from Yaounde, Cameroon.

    Article - En anglais

    Cholecystosonography was undertaken in 90 patients with sickle cell disease aged 15 years and over.

    They was no sex difference, but the incidence increased with age from 132% at under 20 years to 75% at 30 years and over.

    The mean serum cholesterol and total and unconjugated bilirubin concentrations were not significantly different between patients with and without gall stones.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Afrique, Anémie hématie falciforme, Lithiase, Vésicule biliaire, Dépistage, Incidence, Sexe, Cameroun, Hémoglobinopathie, Maladie héréditaire, Voie biliaire pathologie, Appareil digestif pathologie, Hémopathie, Mâle, Femelle, Age, Epidémiologie

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Africa, Sickle cell anemia, Lithiasis, Gallbladder, Screening, Incidence, Sex, Cameroon, Hemoglobinopathy, Genetic disease, Biliary tract disease, Digestive diseases, Hemopathy, Male, Female, Age, Epidemiology

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

    Cote : 91-0359856

    Code Inist : 002B19C. Création : 199406.