What is Diethylstilbestrol?

A synthetic nonsteroidal estrogenic compound. Sometimes used as a postcoital antipregnancy agent to prevent implantation of the fertilized ovum. The first demonstrated transplacental carcinogen responsible for a delayed clear cell vaginal carcinoma in female offspring of mothers who took the drug during pregnancy when the drug was erroneously thought to prevent threatened abortion.

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i am 24 years old my height is 5ft7inch weight is 70kg my penis length is just 4inch in erect and it has not grown since the begining of my puberty...

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I was sexually active until the late 1970's. Didn't find my permanent pal. Some vaginas were smooth, hard-walled, and lacked folds, or any...

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Oestrogen deficiency causes these symptoms

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Vaginal changes are age dependent....

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I am 59 year old female had a hysterectomy 30 years ago but they left overies said at the time they did scrape overies that they may cause trouble...

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Needs clinical correlation and examination

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