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Total Xenoestrogen Body Burden in Relation to Mammographic Density, a Marker of Breast Cancer Rlisk

This study has been completed.
United States Department of Defense
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Wisconsin, Madison Identifier:
First received: February 5, 2009
Last updated: December 5, 2014
Last verified: December 2014
Mammographic density is sensitive to estorgen exposure and constitutes a strong intermediate maker of breast cancer risk. We hypothesize that women with higher serum xenoestrogen levels will have greater mammographic density.

Condition Phase
Breast Cancer Risk
Phase 4

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Total Xonoestrogen Body Burden in Relation to Mammographic Density, a Marker of Breast Cancer Risk

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Further study details as provided by University of Wisconsin, Madison:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Characterize the distribution of total xenoestrogen burden and identify important source of xenoestrogen exposure among a clinic-based sample of postmenopausal women. [ Time Frame: 1 year ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Evaluate the association of total xenoestorgen exposure with mammographic density. [ Time Frame: 1 year ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA
Serum Xenoestrogen

Enrollment: 270
Study Start Date: July 2008
Study Completion Date: April 2010
Primary Completion Date: June 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   55 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Subjects recruited from screening mammography population

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 55-70 years of age, Post menopausal

Exclusion Criteria:

  • If they have ever used hormone replacment therapy or have ever used Tamoxifen or Raloxifene, Diag. with breast cancer have had breast implants or have had a mastectomy/
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00839696

United States, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin Hospital
Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 53792
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Wisconsin, Madison
United States Department of Defense
Principal Investigator: Amy Trentham Dietz, PhD Associate Professor- Population Health Sciences, UW School of Medicine and Public Health
  More Information

Responsible Party: University of Wisconsin, Madison Identifier: NCT00839696     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CC07104
Study First Received: February 5, 2009
Last Updated: December 5, 2014

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Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Breast Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Breast Diseases
Skin Diseases processed this record on May 25, 2017