Dermal Clear Cell Mesenchymal Neoplasm



Dermal Clear Cell Mesenchymal Neoplasm


David S. Cassarino, MD, PhD









Low-power examination shows a dermal-based clear cell tumor with a thin Grenz zone image separating it from the overlying epidermis. (Courtesy A. Lazar, MD.)






Higher magnification shows the relatively bland cytologic features of the large clear cells with vesicular nuclei and abundant clear cytoplasm. (Courtesy A. Lazar, MD.)


TERMINOLOGY


Abbreviations



  • Dermal clear cell mesenchymal neoplasm (DCCMN)


Definitions



  • Rare dermal-based clear cell tumor of unclear derivation


ETIOLOGY/PATHOGENESIS


Unknown



  • Very rare tumors of unknown etiology

Jul 9, 2016 | Posted by in PATHOLOGY & LABORATORY MEDICINE | Comments Off on Dermal Clear Cell Mesenchymal Neoplasm
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