Chromosomal damage in urothelial cells from Egyptians with chronic Schistosoma haematobium infections.

@article{Rosin1992ChromosomalDI,
  title={Chromosomal damage in urothelial cells from Egyptians with chronic Schistosoma haematobium infections.},
  author={Miriam Pearl Rosin and Wafaa Anwar},
  journal={International journal of cancer},
  year={1992},
  volume={50 4},
  pages={539-43}
}
The most common cancer in Egypt is urinary-bladder carcinoma, which is strongly associated with infection with Schistosoma haematobium. The object of this study was to determine whether infection with this parasite resulted in an increase in chromosomal breakage in the urothelium. Urine samples were collected from 37 Egyptian farmers with S. haematobium ova in their urine and from 32 non-infected males attending the same village clinic. The urine was centrifuged and the urothelial cells present… CONTINUE READING

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