Determine if Apparent Diffusion Coefficient (ADC) Values Can Differentiate Tumors From Normal Tissue
The purpose of this study is to determine normal measurements (ADC values) from the head and neck of healthy volunteers using 3T MRI.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
|Official Title:||Retrospective - Prospective - Study to Determine if Apparent Diffusion Coefficient (ADC) Values Can Differentiate Tumors From Normal Tissues at 3T MRI|
- To determine if ADC values determined at 3T are different between normal tissues and tumors arising from the extracranial head and neck. [ Time Frame: 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
|Study Start Date:||June 2006|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||December 2015|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||December 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
To determine if apparent diffusion coefficient values can differentiate tumors from normal tissues using a 3T MRI.
Procedure: 3T MRI scan
Establishing/evaluating apparent diffusion coefficient (ADC) values using a 3T MRI scan to differentiate tumors from normal tissue.
The purpose of this study is to determine normal measurements (ADC values) from the head and necks of healthy subjects using 3T MRI.
|United States, Michigan|
|University of Michigan Health System|
|Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States, 48109|
|Principal Investigator:||Ashok Srinivasan, M.D.||University of Michigan Health System|