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Hypercoagulability After Breast Cancer Surgery (EHC)

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Institut Bergonié Identifier:
First received: September 13, 2005
Last updated: July 25, 2013
Last verified: October 2007
The risk of deep venous thrombosis after radical breast surgery is known. The objective of this study is to explore hypercoagulability after radical breast cancer surgery by studying several factors for haemostasis before, during and after surgery. Ultrasound Doppler examination is realised between 24 and 72 hours post-operatively. Hypercoagulability is defined by a significant increasing level of thrombin-antithrombin, D-dimer and the endogen thrombin potential.

Condition Intervention
Breast Cancer
Blood Coagulation Disorders
Procedure: Blood collection (pre and postoperative): plasma coagulation parameters

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Plasma Coagulation Parameters and Hypercoagulability After Breast Cancer Surgery

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Further study details as provided by Institut Bergonié:

Enrollment: 48
Study Start Date: January 2005
Study Completion Date: January 2006

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Breast Cancer

Inclusion criteria:

  • Breast cancer
  • mastectomy

Exclusion criteria:

  • thrombophilia
  • anticoagulant treatment
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00210197

Institut Bergonié - Centre Régional de Luttre Contre le Cancer de Bordeaux et du Sud Ouest
Bordeaux, France, 33076
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Institut Bergonié
Principal Investigator: Youssef KABBANI, MD Institut Bergonié
  More Information Identifier: NCT00210197     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: IB2005-06  EHC 
Study First Received: September 13, 2005
Last Updated: July 25, 2013
Health Authority: France: Afssaps - Agence française de sécurité sanitaire des produits de santé (Saint-Denis)

Keywords provided by Institut Bergonié:
Plasma coagulation parameters
Breast cancer

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Breast Neoplasms
Blood Coagulation Disorders
Hemostatic Disorders
Neoplasms by Site
Breast Diseases
Skin Diseases
Hematologic Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Hemorrhagic Disorders processed this record on October 21, 2016