Sentinel Node With Ultrasound Contrast in Melanoma
The purpose is to evaluate,in 20 patients, if the sentinel node(s) in melanoma can be detected by lymph contrast ultrasound. In comparing the patients will also get lymph-scintigraphy and sentinel node detection wiht blue dye.
The goal is to improve the method for detecting sentinel node(s) in melanoma.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single Blind
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
|Official Title:||Sentinel Node Diagnostics With Ultrasound Contrast in Melanoma|
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00370136
|Copenhagen univercity hospital, Department of Radiology, section of ultrasound|
|Copenhagen, Denmark, 2100|
|Principal Investigator:||Michael B Nielsen, MDSc||Department of Radiology, section ultrasound|