Rare Tumor Case Review

This study has been terminated.
(sufficient data gathered to support conclusion)
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00229879
First received: September 13, 2005
Last updated: March 14, 2012
Last verified: May 2007
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to do a literature review and combine all of the cases of the intrapericardial teratoma tumor and see if some conclusions can be made about this rare tumor in children.


Condition
Intrapericardial Teratoma Tumor
Tumors

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Rare Tumor Case Review

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Further study details as provided by Children's Healthcare of Atlanta:

Study Start Date: December 2004
Study Completion Date: September 2006
Detailed Description:

We excised an intrapericardial teratoma tumor out of a child approximately one month ago.

This is a very uncommon tumor overall, and even more uncommon in children. The majority of reports in the literature are single case reports

I would like to report ours, as well as do a literature review to combine all of the cases and see if some conclusions can be made about this rare tumor in children.

  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Children with intrapericardial teratoma tumors

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Children with intrapericardial teratoma tumors
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00229879

Locations
United States, Georgia
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston
Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 30322
Sponsors and Collaborators
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Brian Kogon, MD Emory University
Principal Investigator: Kirk R Kanter, MD Emory University
Principal Investigator: Paul M. Kirshbom, MD Emory University
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00229879     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 04-119
Study First Received: September 13, 2005
Last Updated: March 14, 2012
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Children's Healthcare of Atlanta:
pediatric health
rare tumor
children
cardiac

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Neoplasms

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on September 18, 2014