Schistosomiasis and Cancer in Egypt: Review

  title={Schistosomiasis and Cancer in Egypt: Review},
  author={Hussein Mostafa Khaled},
  booktitle={Journal of advanced research},
Schistosomiasis is not known to be associated with any malignant disease other than bladder cancer. Bladder cancer is still the most common malignant tumor among males in Egypt and some African and Middle East countries. However, the frequency rate of bladder cancer has declined significantly during the last 25 years. This drop is mainly related to the control of Schistosomiasis. Many studies have elucidated the pathogenic events of Schistosomal-related bladder cancer with a suggested theory of… CONTINUE READING
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