Tretinoin in Treating Patients With Mycosis Fungoides or Sezary Syndrome
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00002479|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 23, 2004
Last Update Posted : May 30, 2012
RATIONALE: Drugs used in chemotherapy use different ways to stop tumor cells from dividing so they stop growing or die.
PURPOSE: Phase II trial to study the effectiveness of tretinoin in treating patients who have any stage mycosis fungoides or Sezary syndrome.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Lymphoma||Drug: tretinoin||Phase 2|
OBJECTIVES: I. Determine the efficacy of tretinoin (TRA) in patients with mycosis fungoides/Sezary syndrome. II. Evaluate the spectrum of toxicity of TRA in this patient population.
OUTLINE: Nonrandomized study. Single-agent Chemotherapy. Tretinoin, All-trans-Retinoic Acid, TRA, NSC-122758.
PROJECTED ACCRUAL: If 1 or more of the first 15 evaluable patients experience an objective response, then 20 additional patients will be entered. It is anticipated that the accrual rate will be 1-2 patients per month.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Official Title:||Phase II Trial of Tretinoin (TRA) in Patients With Mycosis Fungoides/Sezary Syndrome|
|Study Start Date :||October 1991|
|Primary Completion Date :||August 2002|
|Study Completion Date :||August 2002|
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00002479
|United States, Illinois|
|Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University|
|Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60611|
|Study Chair:||Timothy M. Kuzel, MD||Robert H. Lurie Cancer Center|