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Gastric Cancer Screening and Alarm Symptoms in Early Gastric Cancer

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified August 2012 by The Catholic University of Korea.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Myung-gui Choi, The Catholic University of Korea Identifier:
First received: August 6, 2012
Last updated: NA
Last verified: August 2012
History: No changes posted
Most of the early gastric cancer are asymptomatic. Symptoms of advanced gastric cancer are weight loss, abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, anorexia dysphagia, gastrointestinal bleeding. Gastric cancer found according to warning symptoms such as gastrointestinal bleeding, weight loss usually can not be cured. Therefore, early gastric cancer can not be detected and impossible to treatment if endoscopy is performed according to the warning signs. National gastric cancer screening is conducted in men and women of more than 40 years old. The purpose of screening for gastric cancer is discovering a case of possible cure, so increasing the survival rate. The purpose of this study is review of the feasibility of screening for gastric cancer.

Early Gastric Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Gastric Cancer Screening and Alarm Symptoms in Early Gastric Cancer

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Further study details as provided by The Catholic University of Korea:

Estimated Enrollment: 1000
Study Start Date: April 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date: March 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   15 Years to 90 Years   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
gastric cancer patients in St.mary`s hospital

Inclusion Criteria:

  • gastric cancer patients in St.mary`s hospital

Exclusion Criteria:

  • gastric lymphoma, gastric GIST patients in St.mary`s hospital
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01659632

Contact: eunyoung park, MD

Korea, Republic of
St. mary`s hospital Recruiting
Seoul, Korea, Republic of
Sponsors and Collaborators
The Catholic University of Korea
  More Information

Responsible Party: Myung-gui Choi, Professor, The Catholic University of Korea Identifier: NCT01659632     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: gastric cancer alarm symptom
Study First Received: August 6, 2012
Last Updated: August 6, 2012

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Stomach Neoplasms
Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Digestive System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Stomach Diseases processed this record on May 24, 2017