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Computed Tomography (CT) Guided Lung Biopsy: Core or Fine Needle Aspiration

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
(Unknown Reason)
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00188526
First Posted: September 16, 2005
Last Update Posted: September 21, 2017
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Information provided by:
University Health Network, Toronto
  Purpose
This study is a comparison of core needle biopsy with fine needle aspiration biopsy in the evaluation of lung nodules.

Condition Intervention
Lung Cancer Device: lung biopsy

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: CT Guided Lung Biopsy: Core or Fine Needle Aspiration

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Further study details as provided by University Health Network, Toronto:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Diagnostic accuracy

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Complication rate

Enrollment: 0
Study Start Date: September 2005
Estimated Study Completion Date: September 2006
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All patients having a lung biopsy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Lymphoma
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00188526


Locations
Canada, Ontario
Toronto General Hospital
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Health Network, Toronto
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Narinder Paul, FRCP C University Health Network, Toronto
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00188526     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 05-0516
First Submitted: September 12, 2005
First Posted: September 16, 2005
Last Update Posted: September 21, 2017
Last Verified: September 2017