Upper urothelial carcinoma in Balkan endemic nephropathy and non-endemic regions: a comparative study of pathological features.

Abstract

Upper urothelial carcinoma (UUC), a rare neoplasm, occurs more frequently in some regions of Balkan countries than in other areas in the world. The aim of this study is to compare phenotypic morphological characteristics of UUC in Balkan endemic nephropathy (BEN) region and control rural and city populations free of BEN, and to determine the characteristic… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.prp.2008.09.002

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@article{Velickovic2009UpperUC, title={Upper urothelial carcinoma in Balkan endemic nephropathy and non-endemic regions: a comparative study of pathological features.}, author={Ljubinka Jankovic Velickovic and Takanori Hattori and Zana C Doli{\'c}anin and Milan M Visnjic and Miljan S Krsti{\'c} and Ivan R. Ili{\'c} and Rade {\vC}ukuranovi{\'c} and Milena P. Raji{\'c} and Vladisav B Stefanovic}, journal={Pathology, research and practice}, year={2009}, volume={205 2}, pages={89-96} }