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New Indications for Ultrasound in the Staging of Cervical Cancer

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00451945
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn
First Posted : March 26, 2007
Last Update Posted : June 18, 2008
Sponsor:
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Rigshospitalet, Denmark

Brief Summary:

The purpose is to investigate and evaluate two new diagnostic methods using ultrasound in the staging of cervical cancer.

  1. 3-D-ultrasound of the tumour to estimate its volume and local spread
  2. Fusion of PET/CT and ultrasound to evaluate and biopsy lymph nodes.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Cervical Cancer Procedure: biopsy Device: 3d-ultrasound and fusion of UL and PET/CT Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: New Indications for Ultrasound in the Staging of Cervical Cancer
Study Start Date : March 2007
Study Completion Date : March 2008

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Cervical cancer,
  • PET/CT pos. lymph nodes,
  • Patients over 18 years old

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnancy,
  • Lactating,
  • Diabetic

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Locations
Denmark
Copenhagen univercity hospital, Department of Radiology, section of ultrasound
Copenhagen, Denmark, 2100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rigshospitalet, Denmark
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Michael B Nielsen, MDSc Department of radiology, section of ultrasound

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00451945     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: H-KF 2007-004
First Posted: March 26, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 18, 2008
Last Verified: June 2008

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Uterine Neoplasms
Genital Neoplasms, Female
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Uterine Cervical Diseases
Uterine Diseases
Genital Diseases, Female