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WHO Classification of Tumours
Clear cell sarcoma, NOS
Connective, subcutaneous and other soft tissues


Definition

A rare malignant neoplasm with melanocytic differentiation characterized by the presence of polygonal or spindle shaped clear cells. This sarcoma usually affects the tendons and aponeuroses and is associated with a poor prognosis due to recurrences and metastases.