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

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00188526
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn (Unknown Reason)
First Posted : September 16, 2005
Last Update Posted : September 21, 2017
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
University Health Network, Toronto

Brief Summary:
This study is a comparison of core needle biopsy with fine needle aspiration biopsy in the evaluation of lung nodules.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Lung Cancer Device: lung biopsy Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 0 participants
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
Study Start Date : September 2005
Study Completion Date : September 2006

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MedlinePlus related topics: Biopsy




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Diagnostic accuracy

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Complication rate


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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All patients having a lung biopsy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Lymphoma

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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

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