Ioanna Kostourou

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OBJECTIVE To analyse the effects of prevalence and incidence screening on uptake and detection of cancer in an ongoing, dynamic programme for colorectal screening using faecal occult blood testing. DESIGN Analysis of prevalence and incidence screening. SETTING Three rounds of biennial colorectal screening using the guaiac faecal occult blood test in(More)
Denture ingestion with bowel perforation is rare. We report a case, with literature review, where successful emergency surgery was performed. A 64-year-old Caucasian woman complaining of a two-day history of acute abdominal pain with associated emesis was admitted as an emergency to our surgical unit. She had not opened her bowels or passed flatus for two(More)
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