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

This study is enrolling participants by invitation only.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Trine-Lise Lambine, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01677975
First received: August 30, 2012
Last updated: August 31, 2012
Last verified: August 2012
  Purpose

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 Rigshospitalet, Denmark:

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

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

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

  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01677975

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

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Trine-Lise Lambine, afdelingslæge, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01677975     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Ultrasound in melanomas
Study First Received: August 30, 2012
Last Updated: August 31, 2012
Health Authority: Denmark: Rigshospitalet
Denmark: The Danish Scientific Ethical Committee (De Videnskabsetiske Komiteer for Region Hovedstaden)

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

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