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Tumours of the anal canal

Abstract:

Anal canal pathology, particularly infections and tumours, has recently come into prominence, mainly because of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. This review provides a framework for diagnostic pathologists who may encounter anal canal tumours. A summary of embryology, anatomy and terminology is provided by way of background. Important points of distinction between the surgical, anatomic and histologic anal canal are highlighted. Squamous carcinomas an...

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10.1016/j.cdip.2005.12.007

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Sub department:
Lab Sciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Current Diagnostic Pathology More from this journal
Volume:
12
Issue:
2
Pages:
136-151
Publication date:
2006-04-01
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ISSN:
0968-6053
Language:
English
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pubs:122248
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uuid:b81f0fdd-3d21-43b5-8209-ac30b88eeeb8
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pubs:122248
Source identifiers:
122248
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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