clear cells

clear cells

cells with vacuolated cytoplasm and only the basal nucleus and cytoplasmic outline visible which are found in renal carcinoma.
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No solid sheets of cells, groups of neoplastic clear cells or papillary structures were identified.
Multilocular cystic renal cell carcinoma is lined by clear cells and does not have eosinophilic cytoplasm or high-grade nuclei.
Pathologically, the tumor wall is lined by single or multiple layers of clear cells and septae consisting of dense collagenous stroma with epithelial cells.
What better way to undermine public confidence in the entire criminal justice system than allow the early release of violent, dangerous men like Yates to save money and clear cells for other criminals who in turn will be let out early?
One possible point of confusion when examining cases of CCRCC under the microscope is that there may be very little, if any, clear cells.
The origin of clear cells also remains controversial; it might represent a degenerative process or it might be a feature of cytodifferentiation.
Cytoplasm vacuoles from clear cells suggest some type of secretory activity, but nothing is mentioned in the literature about such a hypothesis.
Pathologic differential diagnosis of clear cell squamous cell carcinoma in situ: conditions with intraepidermal Pagetoid cells Clear cell papulosis Clear cell squamous cell carcinoma in situ Clear cells of Toker (of the nipple epidermis) Extramammary Paget disease Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma Eccrine porocarcinoma Histiocytosis X (Langerhans cell histiocytosis) Langerhans cell microabscess (in cutaneous delayed hypersensitivity reactions) Malignant melanoma in situ (superficial spreading) Merkel cell carcinoma (with pagetoid intraepidermal spread) Metastasis (epidermotropic) Pagetoid dyskeratosis Paget disease (extramammary and mammary) Sebaceous carcinoma Spitz nevus (pagetoid) Table 2.
Eosinophilic lesions included lesions that were eosinophilic but could also have clear cells, spindle cells, or hyaline cells.
In 2003, the World Health Organization described CCCO as being composed of clear cells, growing in a solid, tubulocystic, or papillary pattern, with hobnail cells lining tubules and cysts (3).
Glandular cells and clear cells make up the remaining cell types.

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