Iranian Journal of Radiology

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Evaluation of Radiographic Pattern of Male Urethral Strictures in Nigeria: A Preliminary Report of a Proposed New Scoring System for Developing Countries

Ahmed Ahidjo 1 , * , Adekunle Abdulkadir 2 , Adekunle Yishau Abdulkadir 2 , Ibrahim Gadams 3 , Ibrahim Ahmed Gadams 3 , Suleiman Saad 4 and Suleiman Tanimu Saad 4
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1 Department of Radiology, University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital, Maiduguri, Nigeria
2 Department of Radiology, Federal Medical Center Gusau, Gusau, Nigeria
3 Department of Surgery, University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital, Maiduguri, Nigeria
4 Department of Radiology, Federal Medical Center Gombe, Gombe, Nigeria
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  • Iranian Journal of Radiology: March 01, 2012, 9 (1); 60-62
  • Published Online: March 25, 2012
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: November 6, 2010
  • Revised: August 13, 2011
  • Accepted: September 13, 2011
  • DOI: 10.5812/iranjradiol.6357

To Cite: Ahidjo A, Abdulkadir A, Yishau Abdulkadir A, Gadams I, Ahmed Gadams I, et al. Evaluation of Radiographic Pattern of Male Urethral Strictures in Nigeria: A Preliminary Report of a Proposed New Scoring System for Developing Countries, Iran J Radiol. 2012 ; 9(1):60-62. doi: 10.5812/iranjradiol.6357.

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