Case report: Clear cell adenocarcinoma of the vagina: MR features

R. Gilles, G. Michel, M. D. Chancelier, D. Vanel, J. Masselot

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Clear cell adenocarcinoma (CCA) of the vagina and the cervix is a rare tumour. Since 1971 its increased incidence has been ascribed to intrauterine exposure to diethylstilboestrol (DES) and as a consequence the US Food and Drug Administration has banned the use of all DES-type medications during pregnancy. We report a case of CCA demonstrated by magnetic resonance imaging.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)168-170
Number of pages3
JournalBritish Journal of Radiology
Issue number782
Publication statusPublished - 1993


  • Gynecological neoplasms
  • MRI

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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