Detecting uterine cancers in Africa

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Published: 8 Dec 2015
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Prof Leon Snyman - University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa

Prof Snyman talks to ecancertv at AORTIC 2015 about the use of sentinel lymph node detection to diagnose uterine cancers such as endometrial and cervical.

He highlights the problem of HIV, tuberculosis and pelvic inflammatory disease in Africa and its negative impact on the accuracy of sentinel lymph node detection.