[Endoscopic features of esophageal cancer in Dakar, Senegal: study of 76 observations].

@article{Dia2011EndoscopicFO,
  title={[Endoscopic features of esophageal cancer in Dakar, Senegal: study of 76 observations].},
  author={Daouda Dia and Marie Louise Bass{\`e}ne and N Ndiaye-B{\^a} and Aliya Halim and Sa{\"i}dou Diallo and Seynabou Fall and Macoumba Diouf and Mouhamadou Mbengue and Mamadou Lamine Diouf},
  journal={Medecine tropicale : revue du Corps de sante colonial},
  year={2011},
  volume={71 3},
  pages={286-8}
}
OBJECTIVE In response to the lack of cancer register and paucity of publications on esophageal cancer in Senegal, this retrospective descriptive single-center study was undertaken to determine epidemiological, clinical, endoscopic and histological features of the disease at a digestive endoscopy center in Dakar. PATIENTS AND METHOD Reports describing upper digestive tract endoscopy procedures performed at the Aristide Le Dantec Teaching Hospital in Dakar between January 2006 and December 2009… CONTINUE READING