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Comparison of Immune Response Following Surgical Management of Renal Tumors

This study has been terminated.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Kenneth Ogan, MD, Emory University Identifier:
First received: February 7, 2006
Last updated: September 23, 2013
Last verified: September 2013
Examine the effects of renal surgery on the immune system.

Kidney Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Comparison of Immune Response Following Surgical Management of Renal Tumors

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Further study details as provided by Kenneth Ogan, MD, Emory University:

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA
Blood samples

Estimated Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: November 2005
Study Completion Date: August 2006
Primary Completion Date: August 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:
Prospective study examining the effects of different surgical procedures on immune function. This may have bearing on overall cancer specific recurrence and survival.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients undergoing open or laparoscopic surgeries for the treatment of kidney tumors.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Kidney tumor patients scheduled for open or laparoscopic surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00289146

United States, Georgia
Emory University
Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 30322
Sponsors and Collaborators
Emory University
Principal Investigator: Kenneth Ogan, MD Emory University
  More Information

Responsible Party: Kenneth Ogan, MD, Associate Professor, Emory University Identifier: NCT00289146     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0021-2005
Study First Received: February 7, 2006
Last Updated: September 23, 2013

Keywords provided by Kenneth Ogan, MD, Emory University:
kidney cancer, immunology

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Kidney Neoplasms
Carcinoma, Renal Cell
Urologic Neoplasms
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Kidney Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
Neoplasms by Histologic Type processed this record on May 25, 2017