Combined MRI and Optical Imaging to Improved Breast Cancer Diagnosis

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified June 2013 by University of California, Irvine.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Min-Ying (Lydia) Su, University of California, Irvine Identifier:
First received: January 12, 2008
Last updated: June 19, 2013
Last verified: June 2013
This study will investigate whether adding the optical imaging to magnetic resonance imaging can improve the diagnostic specificity of breast cancer.

Condition Intervention
Breast Cancer
Device: combined optical and MR imaging

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: Combined MRI and Optical Imaging to Improved Breast Cancer Diagnosis

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Further study details as provided by University of California, Irvine:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • 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 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 120
Study Start Date: October 2006
Estimated Primary Completion Date: July 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Device: combined optical and MR imaging
    MRI contrast agent (0.1 mmol/kg) optical contrast agent ICG (0.5 mg/kg)

Ages Eligible for Study:   21 Years to 90 Years
Genders 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: NCT00610467

Contact: Min-Ying Su, PhD 949-824-6001

United States, California
Center for Functional Onco-Imaging, University of California Recruiting
Irvine, California, United States, 92697
Contact: Jodi MacGregor    949-824-6001   
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of California, Irvine
Principal Investigator: Min-Ying Su, PhD University of California, Irvine
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Min-Ying (Lydia) Su, Professor, University of California, Irvine Identifier: NCT00610467     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UCI-HS-2006-5162, NIH-CA121568
Study First Received: January 12, 2008
Last Updated: June 19, 2013
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Breast Neoplasms
Breast Diseases
Neoplasms by Site
Skin Diseases processed this record on November 27, 2015