Clear cell sarcoma of the ileum: report of a case and review of literature

  title={Clear cell sarcoma of the ileum: report of a case and review of literature},
  author={Camilla Eva Comin and Luca Novelli and Daniela Tornaboni and Luca Messerini},
  journal={Virchows Archiv},
Clear cell sarcoma (CCS) is a high grade soft tissue sarcoma with a distinct molecular profile and with morphological features resembling those of melanoma. CCS has been rarely described in other locations other than the soft tissues, including the gastrointestinal tract. In this study, we report a case of CCS arising in the ileum of a 31-year-old woman. Histologically, the tumor involved the entire thickness of the intestinal wall. Tumor cells were polygonal or fusiform, with clear or… CONTINUE READING
16 Citations
31 References
Similar Papers


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 16 extracted citations


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 31 references

World Health Organization Classification of Tumors. Pathology and genetics. Tumors of soft tissue and bones

  • CDM Fletcher, KK Unni, F Mertens
  • 2002
Highly Influential
6 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…