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The Value of Preoperative Dynamic Lymphscintigraphy and Ultrasoundscanning, Eventually With FNA, for Identification of Malignant Sentinel Node(s) in Patients With Melanoma

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified August 2012 by Trine-Lise Lambine, Rigshospitalet, Denmark.
Recruitment status was:  Enrolling by invitation
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First Posted: September 3, 2012
Last Update Posted: September 3, 2012
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Trine-Lise Lambine, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
The goal with this study is to evaluate the value of dynamic lymphscintigraphy and ultrasoundscanning preoperative in patients with melanomas.

Condition Intervention
Melanoma Procedure: FNA (fine needle aspiration)

Study Type: Interventional

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Further study details as provided by Trine-Lise Lambine, Rigshospitalet, Denmark:

Study Start Date: September 2012
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: ultrasound, dynamic lymphscintigraphy Procedure: FNA (fine needle aspiration)


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

Histologically verified melanomas, at least 1 mm thickness, or thinner melanomas with ulceration and/or Clarks level IV-V and/or mitoserate at least 1/mm2.

Exclusion Criteria:

Other malignant illness Known local, regional or non-regional metastasis on the time of diagnonsis Comorbidity which contraindicate lymphnoderemoval Age less than 18 yrs

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01677975

Ultrasounddepartment 4123, Rigshospitalet
Blegdamsvej 9, København Ø, Denmark, 2100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rigshospitalet, Denmark
  More Information

Responsible Party: Trine-Lise Lambine, afdelingslæge, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01677975     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Ultrasound in melanomas
First Submitted: August 30, 2012
First Posted: September 3, 2012
Last Update Posted: September 3, 2012
Last Verified: August 2012

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neuroectodermal Tumors
Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms, Nerve Tissue
Nevi and Melanomas