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Gastric carcinoma--a study of 100 cases in northern Pakistan.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1542946     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We describe 100 consecutive patients with histologically proven gastric carcinoma who were admitted to various hospitals in Northern Pakistan. Twenty-six per cent of patients were under 40 years of age. In a majority of patients the tumour was of a morphological type associated with poor prognosis. In most cases the disease was already at an advanced stage at the time of diagnosis, and most patients died within one year.
M Ahmed; A Manssor; A H Khan; J Iqbal
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Tropical doctor     Volume:  22     ISSN:  0049-4755     ISO Abbreviation:  Trop Doct     Publication Date:  1992 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-04-08     Completed Date:  1992-04-08     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1301706     Medline TA:  Trop Doct     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  27-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Histopathology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology (AFIP), Rawalpindi, Pakistan.
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MeSH Terms
Adenocarcinoma / epidemiology*,  pathology
Aged, 80 and over
Middle Aged
Pakistan / epidemiology
Stomach Neoplasms / epidemiology*,  pathology

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