The Value of Preoperative Dynamic Lymphscintigraphy and Ultrasoundscanning, Eventually With FNA, for Identification of Malignant Sentinel Node(s) in Patients With Melanoma

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2012 by Trine-Lise Lambine, Rigshospitalet, Denmark.
Recruitment status was:  Enrolling by invitation
First Posted : September 3, 2012
Last Update Posted : September 3, 2012
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Trine-Lise Lambine, Rigshospitalet, Denmark

Brief Summary:
The goal with this study is to evaluate the value of dynamic lymphscintigraphy and ultrasoundscanning preoperative in patients with melanomas.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Melanoma Procedure: FNA (fine needle aspiration) Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Study Start Date : September 2012

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MedlinePlus related topics: Melanoma

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: ultrasound, dynamic lymphscintigraphy Procedure: FNA (fine needle aspiration)

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

Inclusion Criteria:

Histologically verified melanomas, at least 1 mm thickness, or thinner melanomas with ulceration and/or Clarks level IV-V and/or mitoserate at least 1/mm2.

Exclusion Criteria:

Other malignant illness Known local, regional or non-regional metastasis on the time of diagnonsis Comorbidity which contraindicate lymphnoderemoval Age less than 18 yrs

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01677975

Ultrasounddepartment 4123, Rigshospitalet
Blegdamsvej 9, København Ø, Denmark, 2100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rigshospitalet, Denmark

Responsible Party: Trine-Lise Lambine, afdelingslæge, Rigshospitalet, Denmark Identifier: NCT01677975     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Ultrasound in melanomas
First Posted: September 3, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 3, 2012
Last Verified: August 2012

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neuroectodermal Tumors
Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms, Nerve Tissue
Nevi and Melanomas