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The epidemiology of conjunctival squamous cell carcinoma in Uganda.

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As part of a larger investigation of cancer in Uganda, we conducted a case-control study of conjunctival squamous cell carcinoma in adults presenting at hospitals in Kampala. Participants were interviewed about social and lifestyle factors and had blood tested for antibodies to HIV, KSHV and HPV-16, -18 and -45. The odds of each factor among 60 people with conjunctival cancer was compared to that among 1214 controls with other cancer sites or types, using odds ratios, estimated with unconditi...

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10.1038/sj.bjc.6600451

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Journal:
British journal of cancer
Volume:
87
Issue:
3
Pages:
301-308
Publication date:
2002-07-01
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EISSN:
1532-1827
ISSN:
0007-0920
Source identifiers:
32177
Language:
English
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pubs:32177
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uuid:8a9dfdb4-f7c1-491d-8505-cae2c63618dd
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Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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