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Perivascular Epithelioid Cell Neoplasms MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Perivascular Epithelioid Cell Neoplasms
Tree Number(s)
C04.557.450.692
Unique ID
D054973
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D054973
Scope Note
A family of mesenchymal tumors composed of histologically and immunohistochemically distinctive perivascular epithelioid cells. These cells do not have a normal anatomic homolog. (From Fletcher CDM, et. al., World Health Organization Classification of Tumors: Pathology and Genetics of Tumors of Soft Tissue and Bone, 2002).
Entry Term(s)
CCMMT
Clear-Cell Myomelanocytic Tumor
Clear-Cell Myomelanocytic Tumors
Clear-Cell Sugar Tumor
Clear-Cell Sugar Tumors
Neoplasms, Perivascular Epithelioid Cell
PEComa
PEComas
Perivascular Epithelioid Cell Neoplasm
Perivascular Epithelioid Cell Tumor
Perivascular Epithelioid Cell Tumors
Previous Indexing
Epithelioid Cells/pathology (1999-2008)
Public MeSH Note
2009
History Note
2009
Date Established
2009/01/01
Date of Entry
2008/07/09
Revision Date
2020/05/27
Perivascular Epithelioid Cell Neoplasms Preferred
Clear-Cell Sugar Tumors Narrower
Clear-Cell Myomelanocytic Tumors Narrower
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