Clear Cell Tumors of the Head and Neck : An Overview

  title={Clear Cell Tumors of the Head and Neck : An Overview},
  author={B. S. Premalatha and R. N. Subba Rao and Shankargouda Patil and H Neethi}
Clear cells are routinely encountered in the histopathological sections. They most frequently result from fixation artefacts; cytoplasmic accumulation of water, glycogen, lipids, mucins; hydropic degeneration of organelles, etc. When these clear cells predominate in a tumor, arriving at a definitive diagnosis becomes problematic. Thus, this review gives an idea of clear cells associated with various conditions, causes for clearing of these cells, clear cell tumors of the head and neck and a… CONTINUE READING

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