Combined MRI and Optical Imaging to Improved Breast Cancer Diagnosis

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Recruitment Status : Terminated
First Posted : February 8, 2008
Last Update Posted : December 8, 2016
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Min-Ying (Lydia) Su, University of California, Irvine

Brief Summary:
This study will investigate whether adding the optical imaging to magnetic resonance imaging can improve the diagnostic specificity of breast cancer.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Breast Cancer Device: combined optical and MR imaging Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 120 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: Combined MRI and Optical Imaging to Improved Breast Cancer Diagnosis
Study Start Date : October 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 2016

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Intervention Details:
  • Device: combined optical and MR imaging
    MRI contrast agent (0.1 mmol/kg) optical contrast agent ICG (0.5 mg/kg)

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. To prove that combined optical/MRI imaging system can enhance the diagnostic specificity compared to that using MRI alone. [ Time Frame: at completion of this study ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   21 Years to 90 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. A female older than 21 years of age,
  2. Have suspicious imaging findings suggesting a possibility of breast cancer, or biopsy-proven breast cancer.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Pregnant,
  2. Unwilling to give informed consent,
  3. Have implanted prosthetic heart valves, pacemaker, neuro-stimulation devices, surgical clips (hemostatic clips) or other metallic implants,
  4. Have engaged in occupations or activities which may cause accidental lodging of ferromagnetic materials, or have imbedded metal fragments from military activities,
  5. Have received orthodontic work involving ferromagnetic materials,
  6. Claustrophobic,
  7. Have had allergic response to contrast agents (such as iodine or gadolinium) previously,
  8. Have known history of severe renal insufficiency, asthma, allergic conditions, sickle cell anemia, chronic hemolytic anemia, and gastrointestinal disorders.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00610467

United States, California
Center for Functional Onco-Imaging, University of California
Irvine, California, United States, 92697
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of California, Irvine
Principal Investigator: Min-Ying Su, PhD University of California, Irvine

Responsible Party: Min-Ying (Lydia) Su, Professor, University of California, Irvine Identifier: NCT00610467     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UCI-HS-2006-5162
First Posted: February 8, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 8, 2016
Last Verified: December 2016

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Breast Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Breast Diseases
Skin Diseases