Kidney Dysfunction in Children and Young Adults Who Have Received Methotrexate for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Information provided by:
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00993135
First received: October 9, 2009
Last updated: December 23, 2009
Last verified: December 2009
  Purpose

RATIONALE: Gathering information about how often kidney dysfunction occurs in children and young adults receiving methotrexate for acute lymphoblastic leukemia may help doctors learn more about the disease and plan the best treatment.

PURPOSE: This research study is looking at kidney dysfunction in children and young adults who have received low-dose or intermediate-dose methotrexate for acute lymphoblastic leukemia.


Condition Intervention
Leukemia
Renal Toxicity
Drug: methotrexate
Other: medical chart review
Procedure: assessment of therapy complications

Study Type: Observational
Official Title: Renal Dysfunction With Low to Intermediate Dose Methotrexate in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Treatment

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by National Cancer Institute (NCI):

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Incidence of renal dysfunction in children and young adults being treated for acute lymphoblastic leukemia with low- to intermediate-dose methotrexate [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Study Start Date: December 2008
Primary Completion Date: December 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:

OBJECTIVES:

  • Examine the incidence of renal dysfunction in children and young adults being treated for acute lymphoblastic leukemia with low- to intermediate-dose methotrexate.

OUTLINE: Medical charts are reviewed to obtain the following information: gender, age, diagnosis, regimen, day of therapy, renal function, creatinine level, mucositis, skin sloughing, methotrexate level at highest level, and number of days after intravenous methotrexate.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 21 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

DISEASE CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Diagnosis of acute lymphoblastic leukemia

    • Receiving low- to intermediate-dose methotrexate or received treatment (chemotherapy and/or radiation) at Vanderbilt Children's Hospital

PATIENT CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Not specified

PRIOR CONCURRENT THERAPY:

  • See Disease Characteristics
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00993135

Locations
United States, Tennessee
Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center
Nashville, Tennessee, United States, 37232-6838
Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center - Cool Springs
Nashville, Tennessee, United States, 37064
Sponsors and Collaborators
Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Pinki Prasad, MD Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

Responsible Party: Pinki Prasad, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00993135     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CDR0000652517, VU-VICC-PED-0913, IRB# 081330
Study First Received: October 9, 2009
Last Updated: December 23, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Keywords provided by National Cancer Institute (NCI):
renal toxicity
childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Leukemia
Leukemia, Lymphoid
Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
Immune System Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Lymphatic Diseases
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Methotrexate
Abortifacient Agents
Abortifacient Agents, Nonsteroidal
Antimetabolites
Antimetabolites, Antineoplastic
Antineoplastic Agents
Antirheumatic Agents
Dermatologic Agents
Enzyme Inhibitors
Folic Acid Antagonists
Immunologic Factors
Immunosuppressive Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors
Pharmacologic Actions
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Reproductive Control Agents
Therapeutic Uses

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