Prospective, Observational Study of Low-risk Criteria for Node Metastasis in Endometrial Cancer

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified February 2012 by National Cancer Center, Korea.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Korean Gynecologic Oncology Group
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Sokbom Kang, National Cancer Center, Korea
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01527396
First received: February 2, 2012
Last updated: February 6, 2012
Last verified: February 2012
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of low risk criteria for lymph node metastasis, that was determined by KGOG-2014 retrospective study, in women with endometrial cancer.


Condition
Endometrial Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Multi-center Prospective Observational Study for the Validation of Preoperative Low-risk Criteria for Lymph Node Metastasis in Endometrial Cancer

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Further study details as provided by National Cancer Center, Korea:

Estimated Enrollment: 514
Study Start Date: December 2011
Detailed Description:

The Korean Gynecologic Oncology Group (KGOG) undertook a multi-center retrospective study to develop a preoperative prediction model for lymph node metastasis in endometrial cancer (KGOG-2014). This retrospective multi-center study showed that the accurate identification of a low-risk group for lymph node metastasis among the patients with endometrial cancer can be achieved with the new criteria using preoperative MRI and serum CA-125 assay. In this study, serum CA125 levels and three MRI parameters (deep myometrial invasion, lymph node enlargement, and extension beyond uterine corpus) were found to be independent risk factors for nodal metastasis. Based on the success of KGOG-2014, Korean Gynecologic Oncology Group initiated this prospective, multi-center observational study to validate our prior prediction model.

  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Endometrial cancer patients who undergo surgery including systemic lymph node dissection

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with a histologic diagnosis of endometrial cancer before surgical staging.
  • Patients with a preoperative magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and serum CA-125 within 4 weeks from surgical staging.
  • Patients who underwent adequate systemic lymph node dissection during surgical staging.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with a histologic feature suggesting sarcoma or squamous cell carcinoma
  Contacts and Locations
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Locations
Korea, Republic of
Korean Gynecologic Oncology Group Recruiting
Seoul, Kangnam-gu, Korea, Republic of, 135010
Contact: Eunkyung Park    +82-2-512-5420    koreagynonco@hanmail.net   
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Cancer Center, Korea
Korean Gynecologic Oncology Group
Investigators
Study Chair: Sokbom Kang National Cancer Center, Korea
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Sokbom Kang, Director, Gynecologic Oncology Research Div., National Cancer Center, Korea
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01527396     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KGOG2015
Study First Received: February 2, 2012
Last Updated: February 6, 2012
Health Authority: Korea: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by National Cancer Center, Korea:
endometrial cancer
lymph node metastasis
lymphadenectomy
risk criteria

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Neoplasm Metastasis
Endometrial Neoplasms
Neoplastic Processes
Neoplasms
Pathologic Processes
Uterine Neoplasms
Genital Neoplasms, Female
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Uterine Diseases
Genital Diseases, Female

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on September 18, 2014