A 55-year-old man presented eight years after partial nephrectomy for clear-cell carcinoma
of the left kidney with multiple bilateral pulmonary nodules, low left renal nodules, and a soft tissue lesion in the right orbit.
YSTs can show variable presentation under a microscope, and pathologists may have difficulty in differentiating microcystic or endodermal sinus-like structures from clear-cell carcinoma
EWSR1-ATF1 fusion is a novel and consistent finding in hyalinizing clear-cell carcinoma
of salivary gland.
Classification of sinonasal adenocarcinomas Type Subtype Description Salivary- N/A Mucoepidermoid carcinoma, gland-type adenoid cystic carcinoma, acinic cell adenocarcinoma carcinoma, epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma, clear-cell carcinoma
, and polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma, among others Intestinal- Papillary Papillary tubular cylinder-cell type I type Colonic Papillary tubular cylinder-cell type II adenocarcinoma Solid Papillary tubular cylinder-cell type III Mucinous Alveolar goblet type and signet-ring type Mixed Transitional Nonintestinal- Low grade type High grade adenocarcinoma
Duration of breastfeeding did not affect the overall risk of epithelial ovarian cancer, although the risk of clear-cell carcinoma
(a relatively rare type of ovarian tumor) was substantially reduced among women who breastfed for at least six months (0.
DES daughters have an increased risk of developing clear-cell carcinoma
, a rare cancer of the vagina or cervix.
In one retrospective analysis, multiphasic CT had an accuracy of around 80% for distinguishing renal clear-cell carcinoma
from other renal cell carcinoma sub-types and oncocytoma.
High-risk human papillomavirus seems not involved in DES-related and of limited importance in nonDES related clear-cell carcinoma
of the cervix.
Synchronous renal clear-cell carcinoma
and ipsilateral transitional-cell carcinoma: case report and bibliographic review [article in Spanish].
Computed tomography of the abdomen identified a left renal mass, and biopsy confirmed that it was a clear-cell carcinoma
Lower plasma adiponectin levels are associated with larger tumour size and metastasis in clear-cell carcinoma
of the kidney.
Endometrioid carcinoma is the most common epithelial pattern followed by adenosquamous, serous, and clear-cell carcinoma