Plummer, J.M.; Gibson, Tracey N.; McFarlane, Michael E.; Hanchard, Barrie; Martin, Allie C.; McDonald, Archibald H.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Clinicopathological Profile of Gastric Carcinomas at the University Hospital of the West Indies [Abstract]
West Indian Medical Journal
Date of Publication
Objective: To examine the clinicopathologic features of gastric cancer seen at the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI) and to compare the findings with other studies. Design and Methods: A retrospective study was conducted using data obtained from the Department of Pathology surgical pathology reports of all gastrectomies and gastric biopsies during the ten year period January 1993 to December, 2002. Additionally, some cases were identified from the Department of Surgery audit database. Demographic, clinical and pathological features were analysed.....