Malignant gastrointestinal tumours in south western Nigeria: a histopathologic analysis of 713 cases.

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BACKGROUND Malignant tumours of the gastro-intestinal tract are not as rare as previous studies suggest. Recent studies have indicated increasing incidence. OBJECTIVE To document the pattern, age and sex distribution as well as histopathology characteristics of malignant tumours of the gastro-intestinal system in Lagos and Sagamu in Southwestern Nigeria… (More)

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@article{Abdulkareem2009MalignantGT, title={Malignant gastrointestinal tumours in south western Nigeria: a histopathologic analysis of 713 cases.}, author={Fatima Biade Abdulkareem and Francis Adedayo Faduyile and Adebayo Daramola and Olorunda Rotimi and Adekunbiola Aina Fehintola Banjo and Stephen O Elesha and Charles C. Anunobi and Olakanmi Raphael Akinde and Emmanuel Kunle Abudu}, journal={West African journal of medicine}, year={2009}, volume={28 3}, pages={173-6} }