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68Ga DOTA-TATE PET/CT in Somatostatin Receptor Positive Tumors

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Expanded Access Status : No longer available
First Posted : November 11, 2013
Last Update Posted : August 23, 2017
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Andrei Iagaru, Stanford University

Brief Summary:
The primary objective of the study is to evaluate 68Ga-DOTA TATE PET/CT for staging and monitoring response to chemotherapy in patients with carcinoid, neuroendocrine tumors, medullary thyroid cancer and other cancers expressing somatostatin receptors.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Carcinoid Tumors Islet Cell (Pancreatic NET) Other Neuroendocrine Tumors Drug: 68Ga-DOTA TATE

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Study Type : Expanded Access
Official Title: 68Ga DOTA-TATE PET/CT in the Evaluation of Patients With Somatostatin Receptor Positive Tumors

Intervention Details:
  • Drug: 68Ga-DOTA TATE
    Patients with somatostatin receptor positive tumors will be evaluated with 68Ga-DOTA TATE PET/CT in addition to conventional imaging.

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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:

  • Greater than 18 years-old at the time of radiotracer administration
  • Provides written informed consent
  • Known diagnosis of NET or suspected SSTR positive tumors by 111In-Octreotide scan, 18FDG-PET, or MRI of the abdomen when clinically indicated
  • Karnofsky score greater than 50 or ECOG Performance Status 0-2
  • Women of childbearing age must have a negative pregnancy test at screening/baseline
  • Able to remain still for duration of each imaging procedure (about one hour)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Less than 18 years-old at the time of radiotracer administration
  • Pregnant or nursing
  • Serum creatinine >3.0 mg/dL
  • Hepatic enzyme levels more than 5 times upper limit of normal.
  • Use of any other investigational product or device within 30 days prior to dosing, or known requirement for any other investigational agent prior to completion of all scheduled study assessments.
  • Inability to lie still for the entire imaging time
  • Inability to complete the needed investigational and standard-of-care imaging examinations due to other reasons (severe claustrophobia, radiation phobia, etc.)
  • Any additional medical condition, serious intercurrent illness, or other extenuating circumstance that, in the opinion of the Investigator, may significantly interfere with study compliance.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01980732

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United States, California
Stanford University, School of Medicine
Stanford, California, United States, 94305
Sponsors and Collaborators
Andrei Iagaru
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Principal Investigator: Andrei Iagaru Stanford University
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Responsible Party: Andrei Iagaru, Assistant Professor of Radiology - Nuclear Medicine, Stanford University Identifier: NCT01980732    
Other Study ID Numbers: NET0017
First Posted: November 11, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 23, 2017
Last Verified: August 2017
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Neuroendocrine Tumors
Carcinoid Tumor
Neuroectodermal Tumors
Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms, Nerve Tissue
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial