Primary epithelial tumours of the appendix in a black population: a review of cases.

@article{Graham2009PrimaryET,
  title={Primary epithelial tumours of the appendix in a black population: a review of cases.},
  author={Rondell Patrell Darrell Graham and Nadia Patricia Williams and Kamille A West},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2009},
  volume={15 12},
  pages={1472-4}
}
AIM To determine the prevalence, histologic types and clinical features of primary epithelial tumours of the vermiform appendix in a predominantly black population. METHODS All cases of primary tumours of the appendix identified by review of the histopathology records at the University of the West Indies between January 1987 and June 2007 were selected. Relevant pathologic and clinical data were extracted with supplementation from patient charts where available. Non-epithelial tumours were… CONTINUE READING