Nipple Areola Complex Conservation

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 24, 2008
Last Update Posted : March 24, 2008
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Technische Universität München

Brief Summary:
96 patients were offered a nipple sparing mastectomy.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Breast Cancer Procedure: mastectomy

Detailed Description:
96 patients were operated on 109 breasts between Jul 2003 and May 2006 because of breast cancer, recurrence was observed.

Study Type : Observational
Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Subcutaneous Mastectomy With Conservation of the Nipple Areola Complex: Broadening the Indications
Study Start Date : July 2003
Actual Primary Completion Date : May 2006
Actual Study Completion Date : May 2006

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MedlinePlus related topics: Mastectomy
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Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
1 Procedure: mastectomy
Other Name: breast surgery

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. tumour recurrence [ Time Frame: 07/2003 - 02/2008 ]
  2. % of nipple areola complex conservation [ Time Frame: 07/2003 - 02/2008 ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. cosmetics
  2. patient's satisfaction

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA
Breast Carcinoma Tissue

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • breast cancer

Exclusion Criteria:

  • inflammatory breast cancer
  • clinical skin or nipple involvement

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00641628

Klinikum rechts der Isar
Munich, Germany, 81675
Sponsors and Collaborators
Technische Universität München
Study Chair: Marion Kiechle, MD Technische Universität München

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Stefan Paepke, MD, Technical University of Munich Identifier: NCT00641628     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NAC01
First Posted: March 24, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 24, 2008
Last Verified: March 2008

Keywords provided by Technische Universität München:
Nipple sparing mastectomy
NAC conservation