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DOI: 10.5146/tjpath.2016.01370
Primary Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma with Marked Intraluminal Mucin Secretion
Oğuzhan OKCU1, Kemal BEHZATOĞLU1, Yasemin ÇAKIR1, Esra PAŞAOĞLU2, Uğur YÜCETAŞ3
1Department of Pathology, Istanbul Education and Research Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey
2Bagcılar Education and Research Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey
3Department of Urology, Istanbul Education and Research Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey
Keywords: Clear cell renal cell carcinoma, Mucin

Clear cell renal cell carcinoma with mucin secretion is an unexpected situation. Primary renal adenocarcinoma and various metastatic carcinomas should be considered in the differential diagnosis. Prognostic significance is not yet fully known due to the limited number of reported cases, and these lesions have been grouped under unclassified renal cell carcinoma. In our study, clear cell renal cell carcinoma with significant luminal mucin secretion is discussed with its histological, histochemical and immunohistochemical features.

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