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Doctors' Answers to "Frequently Asked Questions" - Dieethylsstilbestrol
Answer: DES is thought to produce reproductive abnormalities in daughters of women who were taking DES during pregnancy. There is also some thought that there may be increased cervical cancer and vaginal carcinoma. There are many national support groups for DES children, I would suggest finding one on the net. Currently the major concerns are clear cell vaginal and cervical adenocarcinoma. However, she needs more frequent pelvic examinations than children not exposed to DES in utero.
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