The association between Cannabis use and Testicular Germ Cell Tumor development

Farah Yasmin, Rohan Kumar Ochani, Adina Jabeen Mallick, Syed Ali Farhan.

Authors

  • Farah Yasmin Student, Third year MBBS, Dow University of Health Sciences, Dow Medical College, Baba-e-Urdu road, Saddar, Karachi, Pakistan.
  • Rohan Ochani Student, Fnal year MBBS, Dow University of Health Sciences, Dow Medical College, Baba-e-Urdu road, Saddar, Karachi, Pakistan.
  • Adina Jabeen Mallick Student, Third year MBBS, Dow University of Health Sciences, Dow Medical College, Baba-e-Urdu road, Saddar, Karachi, Pakistan.
  • Syed Ali Farhan Department of Internal Medicine, Dr. Ruth K. M. Pfau Civil Hospital, Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi, Pakistan.

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37978/pjsm.v1i2.162

Keywords:

tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)., Cannabis sativa, non-seminoma testicular germ cell tumor

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Published

2020-05-11

How to Cite

Farah Yasmin, Rohan Ochani, Mallick, A. J., & Ali Farhan, S. (2020). The association between Cannabis use and Testicular Germ Cell Tumor development: Farah Yasmin, Rohan Kumar Ochani, Adina Jabeen Mallick, Syed Ali Farhan. Pakistan Journal of Surgery and Medicine, 1(2), 96-97. https://doi.org/10.37978/pjsm.v1i2.162

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Letter to Editor