Interventional Sonography Guided by Image Fusion

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 29, 2008
Last Update Posted : August 8, 2011
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Rigshospitalet, Denmark

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to register the precision of image fusion between live sonography and CT, MRI or PET/CT of liver lesions and other focal lesions in the abdomen. To test whether it will be possible to biopsy guided by image fusion.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Focal Liver Lesions Focal Lesions in the Abdomen Procedure: biopsy

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 60 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Interventional Sonography Guided by Image Fusion
Study Start Date : January 2008
Primary Completion Date : March 2009
Study Completion Date : September 2009

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MedlinePlus related topics: Biopsy Ultrasound
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Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
biopsy Procedure: biopsy
ultrasound guided biopsy of tumors.

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Verification of the tumor by sonography [ Time Frame: baseline only ]

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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 with focal liver lesions where biopsy is needed or the lesion has to be verified by sonography

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Focal liver lesion seen on CT, MRI or PET/CT

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00781924

Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital
Copenhagen, Denmark, 2100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rigshospitalet, Denmark

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Caroline Ewertsen, Rigshospitalet Identifier: NCT00781924     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HD-2007-0066
First Posted: October 29, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 8, 2011
Last Verified: August 2009