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A histopathological study of prostate lesions in Lagos, Nigeria: A private practice experience
Introduction: Prostatic carcinoma (CaP) is globally the second most frequently diagnosed cancer and the sixth leading cause of cancer death in males. The aim of this study is to determine the patternExpand
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The pattern and distribution of cancers in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria
Introduction: The pattern of cancer is known to vary by location based on people's lifestyle and socioeconomic development status. Aim: The aim of this study is to describe the pattern of cancersExpand
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Study of natural causes of death in medicolegal autopsies seen in University of Benin Teaching Hospital.
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES To provide a comprehensive report on the various causes of natural death in our centre and consider its implication for prevention. MATERIALS AND METHODS A descriptive crossExpand
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Medicolegal analysis of sexual assault victims in Benin, Nigeria
Aim: The aim of this study, done in a police clinic, was to understand sexual assault (SA) victim characteristics. Subjects and Methods: All SA cases seen at the Police Clinic, Benin City, Edo State,Expand
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A 20 year retrospective analysis of medicolegal deaths in a tertiary hospital setting in Nigeria.
OBJECTIVE To determine and classify the various types of medicolegal deaths as seen at University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), Benin City, Nigeria. MATERIALS AND METHODS This is aExpand
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Pattern of occurrence of primary head and neck cancers presenting in Benin City, Southern Nigeria
Context: Head and neck cancers (HNCs) are the 10th most common cancer globally. About half a million new cases are diagnosed yearly with an increasing incidence in developing countries. Aim: The mainExpand
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Preanalytic determinants of surgical pathology practice in Uyo
Context: The aim of this study is to evaluate the various determinants of the preanalytic phase of surgical pathology (SP) in Uyo. Materials and Methods: This is a cross-sectional descriptive studyExpand
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Histological Characteristics of Breast Lesions in Uyo, Nigeria
  • C. Nwafor, I. Udo
  • Medicine
  • Nigerian journal of surgery : official…
  • 1 July 2018
Background: The breast is a common site for pathologies which predominantly involves the female breast. While benign diseases are more common, malignancies are of utmost concern for the patient,Expand
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Exhumations: rarely done procedure but useful in many circumstances—a review of 47 cases in Nigeria
BackgroundTo do a comprehensive analysis of all exhumation and post mortem examination (EPME) performed in South-South region of Nigeria, with an aim to determine the causes of death and variousExpand
Review of Medicolegal Autopsies in South-South Nigeria.
BACKGROUND Study of medicolegal autopsies (MLA) in an area helps to equip policy makers about the nature and pattern of preventable deaths in that area. OBJECTIVE To review the pattern of MLA seenExpand