Overview

NCI Definition: A rare morphologic variant of cervical adenocarcinoma composed of clear and hobnail cells. It is associated with in utero exposure to diethylstilbestrol (DES). [1]

Significant Genes in Cervical Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma

MLH1 +

MLH3 +

MSH2 +

MSH3 +

MSH6 +

PMS1 +

PMS2 +

Disease Details

Synonyms
Clear Cell Carcinoma of the Cervix Uteri, Clear Cell Carcinoma of Cervix, Uterine Cervix Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma, Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma of the Cervix Uteri, Cervix Clear Cell Carcinoma, Cervical Clear Cell Carcinoma, Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma of Cervix Uteri, Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma of Uterine Cervix, Clear Cell Carcinoma of Uterine Cervix, Cervix Uteri Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma, Cervix Uteri Clear Cell Carcinoma, Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma of Cervix, Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma of the Uterine Cervix, Clear Cell Carcinoma of the Uterine Cervix, Cervix Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma, Clear Cell Carcinoma of the Cervix, Uterine Cervix Clear Cell Carcinoma, Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma of the Cervix, Clear Cell Carcinoma of Cervix Uteri
Parent(s)
Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
OncoTree Name
Cervical Clear Cell Carcinoma
OncoTree Code
CECC

References

1. National Cancer Institute. NCI Thesaurus Version 18.11d. https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ [2018-08-28]. [2018-09-21].

2. The AACR Project GENIE Consortium. AACR Project GENIE: powering precision medicine through an international consortium. Cancer Discovery. 2017;7(8):818-831. Dataset Version 6. This dataset does not represent the totality of the genetic landscape; see paper for more information.

3. All assertions and clinical trial landscape data are curated from primary sources. You can read more about the curation process here.