Clinico-pathological profile of head and neck malignancies at University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria

@inproceedings{Adisa2011ClinicopathologicalPO,
  title={Clinico-pathological profile of head and neck malignancies at University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria},
  author={Akinyele O. Adisa and Bukola Folasade Adeyemi and Abideen Olayiwola Oluwasola and Bamidele Kolude and Effiong E U Akang and Jonathan O Lawoyin},
  booktitle={Head & face medicine},
  year={2011}
}
INTRODUCTION This retrospective study analysed head and neck malignancies seen over a 19-year period at the University College Hospital, Ibadan. METHODOLOGY One thousand, one hundred and ninety two patients with head and neck malignancies were analysed according to age, gender, topography and histology. RESULTS There was an annual hospital frequency of 62 cases per year. The overall mean age for these malignancies was 43.9 (SD ± 19.3) years. The lesions from the respiratory tract were the… CONTINUE READING