Risk Factors Associated with Invasive Cervical Carcinoma among Women Attending Jimma University Specialized Hospital, Southwest Ethiopia: A Case Control Study.

@article{Bezabih2015RiskFA,
  title={Risk Factors Associated with Invasive Cervical Carcinoma among Women Attending Jimma University Specialized Hospital, Southwest Ethiopia: A Case Control Study.},
  author={Mesele Bezabih and Fasil Tessema and Hailemariam Sengi and Amare Deribew},
  journal={Ethiopian journal of health sciences},
  year={2015},
  volume={25 4},
  pages={
          345-52
        }
}
BACKGROUND Cervical cancer is a more serious public health problem than other cancers in women in Sub-Saharan Africa in general and in Ethiopia in particular. Thus, this study assessed risk factors related to invasive cervical carcinomas in southwestern Ethiopia. METHODS Unmatched case control study was conducted in Jimma University Specialized Hospital from April 1 to September 30, 2010. The study consisted of 60 cases (women who had cervical cancers based on histopathologic examination) and… CONTINUE READING

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