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Medical Term:

DES (diethylstilbestrol) daughter


Definition: the daughter of a woman who received diethylstilbestrol during pregnancy; DES daughters are at risk of deformity, adenosis, and other epithelial changes of the vagina and cervix, including clear cell adenocarcinoma.

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