Patient Comments: Vaginal Cancer - Risks and Causes

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If known, what was the cause or your vaginal cancer? Did you have a known risk factor? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: EDDA, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: October 28

My mother had taken DES (diethylstilbestrol) while carrying me and also had a C-section. I understand this is a highly contributing factor for vaginal cancer.

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Cancer is the result of the uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells anywhere in the body. See Answer

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