Clinical and epidemiological characteristics of young females developing cancer after intrauterine exposure to diethylstilbestrol and related drugs

Journal Article

A case control epidemiologic investigation associated the occurrence of 7 of 8 cases of clear cell adenocarcinoma of the vagina and cervix with maternal ingestion of diethylstilbestrol (DES) administered for the treatment of high risk pregnancy.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Herbst, AL; Robboy, SJ; Scully, RE

Published Date

  • 1975

Published In

  • Excerpta Medica, Ics No. 350

Volume / Issue

  • Vol.2 /

Start / End Page

  • 139 - 145