Geographical distribution of cancer in East Africa: a new clinicopathological approach.

  title={Geographical distribution of cancer in East Africa: a new clinicopathological approach.},
  author={M. S. R. Hutt and Denis P. Burkitt},
  journal={British medical journal},
  volume={2 5464},
In most technologically advanced countries with mobile populations the majority of people live under very similar circumstances apart from specific hazards associated with special industries and individual customs. By contrast, in East Africa there are still many groups of people living in circumscribed communities in different geographical circumstances and exposed to widely varying nutritional, social, economic, and other environmental factors. These groups do not correspond to political… CONTINUE READING

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