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A Phase II Study of DMP 115 to Assess Focal Liver Lesions

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00162058
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 13, 2005
Last Update Posted : August 18, 2011
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Lantheus Medical Imaging

Brief Summary:
To determine the optimal dose of DMP 115 to image liver lesions and to assess whether contrast can improve the detection of focal liver lesions.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Liver Disease Drug: Peflutren Lipid Microsphere Injectable Suspension Phase 2

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 80 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Official Title: An Open-Label, Non-Randomized, Phase II Trial To Assess Focal Liver Lesion Detection Using Definity-Enhanced Ultrasound Imaging
Study Start Date : March 2004
Actual Primary Completion Date : April 2006
Actual Study Completion Date : April 2006

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. The ratio of signal intensities obtained from unenhanced vs. contrast-enhanced ultrasound imaging of liver tissue and liver lesions will be calculated at the end of the study.

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. The determination of the presence or absence of focal liver lesions during the Blinded Read and the Institutional Read of ultrasound images.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosed with 1 but <7 focal liver lesions
  • Scheduled for liver biopsy within 30 days of study
  • Scheduled for CT or MR within 30 days of study

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Critically ill subjects
  • Subjects with right-to-left shunts

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00162058

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United Kingdom
Local Institution
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Sponsors and Collaborators
Lantheus Medical Imaging
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Principal Investigator: Edward L.S. Leen, MD Consultant Radiologist, Royal Infirmary
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Responsible Party: Qi Zhu, MD Sr. Medical Director, Lantheus Medical Imaging Identifier: NCT00162058    
Other Study ID Numbers: DMP 115-214
First Posted: September 13, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 18, 2011
Last Verified: August 2011
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Liver Diseases
Digestive System Diseases