Liver Transplantation and Uveal Malignant Melanoma

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
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Oslo University Hospital Identifier:
First received: March 7, 2011
Last updated: November 4, 2014
Last verified: November 2014

Patients with uveal malignatnt melanoma with liver metastases have a dismal prognosis with a median survival of less than 12 months. There is noe established treatment showing increased overall survival. In this study we will determin if liver transplantation will result in long term survival in patients with liver only metastases from uveal malignant melanoma.

Condition Intervention Phase
Uveal Malignant Melanoma
Procedure: Liver transplantation
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Further study details as provided by Oslo University Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Over all survival

Estimated Enrollment: 6
Study Start Date: January 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date: January 2018
Estimated Primary Completion Date: January 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Liver transplantation Procedure: Liver transplantation
Other Name: Liver transplantation


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both

Inclusion Criteria:Uveal malignant melanoma, liver only metastases, ECOG 0-1 -

Exclusion Criteria:Extra hepatic disease, previous other maligency, previous organ transplantation

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01311466

Oslo University Hospital
Oslo, Norway, N0310
Sponsors and Collaborators
Oslo University Hospital
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Responsible Party: Svein Dueland, Oslo University Hospital Identifier: NCT01311466     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: S-06408
Study First Received: March 7, 2011
Last Updated: November 4, 2014
Health Authority: Norway:Regional Ethics Committee

Keywords provided by Oslo University Hospital:
Liver transplantation
Overall survival

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal
Neoplasms, Nerve Tissue
Neuroectodermal Tumors
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Nevi and Melanomas processed this record on October 07, 2015