Ductal Lavage in Assessing Women With Early Breast Cancer or at High Risk of Developing Breast Cancer and Who Are Eligible For Tamoxifen Therapy

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00083044
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn (Funding ended and will not be renewed)
First Posted : May 17, 2004
Last Update Posted : April 25, 2012
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Northwestern University

No Study Results Posted on for this Study
Study was withdrawn before participants were enrolled.
  Recruitment Status : Withdrawn
  Actual Primary Completion Date : July 2008
  Actual Study Completion Date : July 2008
Publications of Results:
Bhandare DJ, Nayar R, Masood S, et al.: Reproducibility of ductal lavage findings in high-risk women. [Abstract] Breast Cancer Research and Treatment 94 (Suppl 1): A-4015, 2005.
Fackler MJ, Malone K, Schilling E, et al.: Methylated genes in ductal lavage fluid from women with known breast cancer undergoing mastectomy. [Abstract] Breast Cancer Res Treat 94 (Suppl 1): A-2007, S85, 2005.
Bhandare D, Bryk M, Nayar R, et al.: Effect of Tamoxifen (TAM) on estrogen-related biomarkers in ductal lavage (DL) samples a study on follow-up lavages. [Abstract] Breast Cancer Research and Treatment 88 (Suppl 1): A-4031, 2004.
Bhandare D, Golewale N, Geiger A, et al.: Estrogen related biomarkers and cellular atypia in ductal lavage (DL) samples from women at high risk for breast cancer. [Abstract] Breast Cancer Res Treat 82 (Suppl 1): A-1032, S178, 2003.
Didwania A, Golewale NH, Khan SA, et al.: Influence of ductal lavage (DL) findings on tamoxifen decision for high risk women. [Abstract] Breast Cancer Res Treat 82 (Suppl 1): A-1037, S179, 2003.

Other Publications:
Gorla SR, Steel J, Cohn R, et al.: Impact of surgical resection of primary breast tumor in stage IV breast cancer on local control and survival. [Abstract] J Clin Oncol 23 (Suppl 16): A-629, 35s, 2005.
Golewale NH, Bryk M, Nayar R, et al.: Technical modifications of ductal lavage to improve cell yield. [Abstract] Breast Cancer Research and Treatment 82 (Suppl 1): A-1024, 2003.