A Pilot for a Case-Control Study of Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Western Kenya
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00901173|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : May 13, 2009
Last Update Posted : May 21, 2018
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC) ( National Cancer Institute (NCI) )
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Recruiting|
|Primary Completion Date :||No date given|
|Study Completion Date :||No date given|
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