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Whole Body Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) for Detection of Cancer Metastases

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00592462
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 14, 2008
Last Update Posted : October 27, 2016
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

Brief Summary:
The objective of this pilot study is to develop and evaluate a whole body MRI technique for detecting cancer metastases. The whole body MRI will include T1-weighted and T2-weighted phase-sensitive MR imaging as well as diffusion weighted imaging of the whole body in multiple patient table stations.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Breast Cancer Procedure: Whole Body MRI

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 32 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Whole Body MRI for Detection of Cancer Metastases
Study Start Date : December 2007
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2015
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2015

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Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Whole Body MRI Procedure: Whole Body MRI
The whole body MRI will include T1-weighted and T2-weighted phase-sensitive MR imaging as well as diffusion weighted imaging of the whole body in multiple patient table stations.




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Develop and evaluate a whole body MRI technique for detecting cancer metastases. [ Time Frame: 3 Years ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Breast cancer patients with a high suspicion or confirmed bone metastases.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Breast cancer patients with high suspicion or confirmed bone metastases.
  2. Patient who have undergone a clinically indicated skeletal scintigraphy within two weeks of the MRI exam.
  3. Patients who have signed their informed consent form to undergo the study.

Exclusion Criteria:

1) Contraindication to conventional MR imaging (e.g. metal implants, pace maker, etc.).


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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00592462


Locations
United States, Texas
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas, United States, 77030
Sponsors and Collaborators
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Jingfei Ma, PhD M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00592462     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2007-0539
BCTR74106 ( Other Identifier: Susan Komen Foundation )
First Posted: January 14, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 27, 2016
Last Verified: October 2016

Keywords provided by M.D. Anderson Cancer Center:
Breast Cancer
Whole Body MRI
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Metastases

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplastic Processes
Neoplasms
Pathologic Processes