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Combination Chemotherapy in Treating Children With Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00003650
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2001 by National Cancer Institute (NCI).
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
First Posted : January 27, 2003
Last Update Posted : January 21, 2011
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Brief Summary:

RATIONALE: Drugs used in chemotherapy use different ways to stop cancer cells from dividing so they stop growing or die. Combining more than one drug may kill more cancer cells.

PURPOSE: Phase III trial to study the effectiveness of combination chemotherapy in treating children who have non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.


Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Lymphoma Drug: asparaginase Drug: cyclophosphamide Drug: cytarabine Drug: daunorubicin hydrochloride Drug: dexamethasone Drug: etoposide Drug: mercaptopurine Drug: methotrexate Drug: methylprednisolone Drug: mitoxantrone hydrochloride Drug: prednisone Drug: vincristine sulfate Radiation: radiation therapy Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 200 participants
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Phase III Study of Combination Chemotherapy in Children With T Cell and Pre-B Cell Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Study Start Date : June 1998

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MedlinePlus related topics: Lymphoma





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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 18 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

DISEASE CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Histologically and/or cytologically confirmed T cell or pre-B cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma

    • Lymphoblastic or peripheral T cell
    • Stage I, II, III, or IV
  • No anaplastic lymphoma, large cell lymphoma, or small noncleaved cell lymphoma

PATIENT CHARACTERISTICS:

Age:

  • 18 and under

Performance status:

  • Not specified

Life expectancy:

  • Not specified

Hematopoietic:

  • Not specified

Hepatic:

  • Not specified

Renal:

  • Not specified

Other:

  • No prior malignancy
  • No chronic medical or psychological condition
  • No congenital immunodeficiency
  • HIV and HTLV negative
  • Not pregnant

PRIOR CONCURRENT THERAPY:

Biologic therapy:

  • Not specified

Chemotherapy:

  • No prior chemotherapy

Endocrine therapy:

  • Prior corticosteroids allowed

Radiotherapy:

  • Not specified

Surgery:

  • No prior organ transplant

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00003650


Locations
France
Centre Leon Berard
Lyon, France, 69373
Sponsors and Collaborators
UNICANCER
Investigators
Study Chair: Christophe Bergeron Centre Leon Berard

Publications:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00003650     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CDR0000066742
FNCLCC-SFOP-96006-LMT-96
EU-98049
First Posted: January 27, 2003    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 21, 2011
Last Verified: March 2001

Keywords provided by National Cancer Institute (NCI):
stage I childhood lymphoblastic lymphoma
stage II childhood lymphoblastic lymphoma
stage III childhood lymphoblastic lymphoma
stage IV childhood lymphoblastic lymphoma

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lymphoma
Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Lymphatic Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Immune System Diseases
Prednisolone acetate
Methylprednisolone acetate
Dexamethasone
Prednisone
Methylprednisolone
Methylprednisolone Hemisuccinate
Prednisolone
Prednisolone hemisuccinate
Prednisolone phosphate
Cyclophosphamide
Methotrexate
Etoposide
Cytarabine
Vincristine
Mitoxantrone
Daunorubicin
Asparaginase
6-Mercaptopurine
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Antiemetics
Autonomic Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents