Clear cell adenocarcinoma in young women who are without mat
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Clear cell adenocarcinoma of the cervix (CCAC) is rare. The etiology and pathogenesis of the tumors are, presently, unclear. It may occur either in young women, associated with diethylstilbestrol (DES) exposure in utero from maternal use, or older women. The tumor may arise in both the ectocervix (typically, associated with DES) or the endocervix. We report on a case of CCAC in an adolescent without prior, maternal DES exposure....

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Dr. H●●●●h D●●●i
Dr. H●●●●h D●●●i Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Clear cell adenocarcinoma is now rare as DES was stopped being used since many decades & DES exposure females have grown very old & rare to see , so if any cases are reported now we require to look for other etiology.
May 29, 2017Like