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April-June 2015 | Vol 5 | Issue 2

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Research Article
Cancer pattern in a hospital-based registry
Background: The Zaria Cancer Registry (ZCR) documents cancer cases within Zaria and environ with the objective of monitoring, planning, and screening of population at risk of developing cancer....
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Relationship of carotid artery intima media thickness to blood pressure, age and body mass index of hypertensive adult patients
Background: The intima-media thickness (IMT) has been established as an early predictor of general arteriosclerosis in patients with hypertension. The aims of this study were to establish the r...
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Rhomboid excision with modified Limberg flap in the treatment of sacrococcygeal pilonidal disease
Background: Optimal treatment for sacrococcygeal pilonidal disease has not been determined because of high complications and recurrence rate. We conducted this study to evaluate the effectivene...
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Pattern of persistent hoarseness at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital
Background: Hoarseness refers to a change in voice quality that can impair a patient's quality of life and is usually subject to misdiagnosis. It is sometimes a pointer to a more sinister patho...
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Pattern of malignant extremity tumors: A review of 58 patients
Background: Malignant extremity tumors are relatively common in the orthopedic and general surgery units. However there is no study that describes the pattern and outcome in our Kano north cent...
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