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Sentinel Lymph Node Detection in Prostate Surgery by Laparoscopy

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Centre René Gauducheau Identifier:
First received: February 11, 2011
Last updated: March 3, 2011
Last verified: February 2011
In this study the investigators want to determine if the detection of lymph node is applicable in prostatectomy by laparoscopy.

Condition Intervention
Prostatic Neoplasms Procedure: lymph nod detection

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Official Title: "Evaluation of the Sentinel Lymph Node Technic of the Prostate by Laparoscopy"

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Further study details as provided by Centre René Gauducheau:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • detection rate and false-negative rate for the sentinel lymph node detection [ Time Frame: The day of at laparoscopy (Day 1) ]

Estimated Enrollment: 24
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: lymph nod detection Procedure: lymph nod detection


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age> 18 years
  • Diagnosis of invasive cancer of the prostate (T1 or T2 or T3)
  • PSA ≥ 4,
  • Gleason ≥ 6
  • No treatment prior to surgery
  • Indication of lymphadenectomy by coeliscopique
  • ECOG or Karnofsky index 2
  • Patient information and signed informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • neoadjuvant hormone therapy
  • Interventions prior pelvic
  • Patients who received anterior resection of part of prostate
  • Patient or denied having an altered mental status
  • Any contre indication to laparoscopy
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01296217

Centre René Gauducheau
Nantes, France, 44805
Sponsors and Collaborators
Centre René Gauducheau
  More Information Identifier: NCT01296217     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: BRD 07/11-M
Study First Received: February 11, 2011
Last Updated: March 3, 2011

Keywords provided by Centre René Gauducheau:
Patients with infiltrant prostatic carcinoma

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Prostatic Neoplasms
Genital Neoplasms, Male
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Genital Diseases, Male
Prostatic Diseases processed this record on August 17, 2017