Nigeria: Country Records 480 Cervical Cancer Cases Weekly – Consultant

[Daily Trust]Sokoto -Cervical cancer is the second commonest female cancer worldwide with 529,000 cases and 275,000 deaths per year. Also, an estimated 25,000 new cases of cervical cancer with 480 cases per week are recorded in Nigeria yearly, Consultant Obstetrics/Gynaecologist, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital (UDUTH), Sokoto, Dr. Nnadi Daniel disclosed.

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