NCI Definition: A morphologic variant of large cell lung carcinoma characterized by a predominance of clear cells that may or may not contain glycogen. [1]

Significant Genes in Large Cell Lung Carcinoma, Clear Cell Variant

MLH1 +

MLH3 +

MSH2 +

MSH3 +

MSH6 +

PMS1 +

PMS2 +

Disease Details

Clear Cell Carcinoma of Lung, Large Cell Type, Clear Cell Lung Carcinoma, Large Cell Type, Clear Cell Carcinoma of the Lung, Large Cell Type, Lung Large Cell Carcinoma, Clear Cell Variant
Large Cell Lung Carcinoma
OncoTree Name
Clear Cell Carcinoma of the Lung
OncoTree Code


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.