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Irish Journal of Medical Science

, Volume 149, Issue 1, pp 261–265 | Cite as

The effects of intrauterine exposure to stilboestrol on the cervicovaginal epithelia

  • J. F. Murphy
Article

Summary

THE epithelial disposition of the lower genital tract in 10 females exposed to diethylstilboestrol (DES)in utero was studied. Significant deviations from the normal pattern were found including the development of squamous carcinomain situ in one patient.

Keywords

Columnar Epithelium Anterior Vaginal Wall Transformation Zone Positive Cytology Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. F. Murphy
    • 1
  1. 1.National Maternity HospitalDublin

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