Characterization of Thyroid Nodules Using Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01225016
Recruitment Status :
(Due to lack of funding and issues with ability to complete all procedures, it was decided that this study could not be carried out and therefore withdrawn.)
First Posted : October 20, 2010
Last Update Posted : January 31, 2012
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Glenn Peters, MD, University of Alabama at Birmingham
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Ages Eligible for Study:
19 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
1. Patients diagnosed with a thyroid nodule 2. Age greater than or equal to 19 years of age 3. Patients must sign informed consent
1. Women who are pregnant or nursing 2. Patients with pulmonary hypertension, unstable cardiopulmonary condition,or right to left shunt 3. Hypersensitivity to perfluten 4. Psychological condition that renders the patient unable to understand the informed consent