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DES Exposure: Questions and Answers

DES (diethylstilbestrol) is a man-made form of estrogen, a female hormone. ...
Hypospadias: A transgenerational effect of diethylstilbestrol? ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancercauses/othercarcinogens/medicaltreatments/des-exposure

Cancer Glossary

... DES Search. see diethylstilbestrol. descending ... effective. diethylstilbestrol
Search [die-ETH-ul-still-bes-trahl]. also called DES. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=d

References

... of association of herpes simplex virus and human papillomavirus infection
with cervical neoplasia in women exposed to diethylstilbestrol in utero. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cervicalcancer/moreinformation/cervicalcancerpreventionandearlydetection/cervical-cancer-prevention-and-early-detection-ref

References: Cervical cancer detailed guide

... of association of herpes simplex virus and human papillomavirus infection
with cervical neoplasia in women exposed to diethylstilbestrol in utero. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cervicalcancer/detailedguide/cervical-cancer-references

Vaginal Cancer

... younger than 40. Almost half of cases occur in women who are 70 years
old or older. Diethylstilbestrol (DES) DES is a hormonal ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003146-pdf.pdf

References: Breast cancer detailed guide

... Diethylstilbestrol revisited: a review of the long-term health effects. ... Adverse
health outcomes in women exposed in utero to diethylstilbestrol. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-references

What are the risk factors for breast cancer?

... Radiation treatment after age 40 does not seem to increase breast cancer
risk. Diethylstilbestrol exposure. From the 1940s ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-risk-factors

PC-SPES, PC-HOPE, and PC-CARE

... 1998;339:785-791. Guns ES, Goldenberg SL, Brown PN. Mass spectral analysis
of PC-SPES confirms the presence of diethylstilbestrol. Can J Urol. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/pc-spes-pc-hope-and-pc-care

Chronological History of ACS Recommendations for the Early ...

... Women with a history of cervical cancer, DES (diethylstilbestrol) exposure,
or who have a weak immune system should continue screening as ...

http://www.cancer.org/healthy/findcancerearly/cancerscreeningguidelines/chronological-history-of-acs-recommendations

Breast Cancer Facts & Figures, 2013-2014.

... relative with breast cancer 1.1-2.0 • Alcohol consumption • Ashkenazi (Eastern
European) Jewish heritage • Diethylstilbestrol (DES) exposure ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@research/documents/document/acspc-040951.pdf