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In Vivo Breast Imaging by Vibro-acoustography


N/A
18 Years
85 Years
Not Enrolling
Female
Breast Cancer

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Trial Information

In Vivo Breast Imaging by Vibro-acoustography


OBJECTIVES:

- To further develop a new method of in vivo imaging of the breast using
vibro-acoustography (VA) imaging.

- To demonstrate and evaluate the capability of VA imaging in detecting
microcalcifications and lesions inside the human breast.

OUTLINE: Participants undergo vibro-acoustography (VA) imaging of the breast using
ultrasonography over 90 minutes. Participants may also undergo further imaging using
clinical ultrasonography.

Inclusion Criteria


DISEASE CHARACTERISTICS:

- Meets one of the following criteria:

- Healthy participant

- Proven microcalcifications and/or lesions in the breast

- Hormone status not specified

PATIENT CHARACTERISTICS:

- Female

- Menopausal status not specified

- Not pregnant or nursing

- No condition that does not allow proper use of study imaging devices

PRIOR CONCURRENT THERAPY:

- Not specified

Type of Study:

Observational

Study Design:

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional

Outcome Measure:

Further development of a new method of in vivo imaging of the breast using vibro-acoustography (VA) imaging

Outcome Time Frame:

one day

Safety Issue:

No

Principal Investigator

Mostafa Fatemi, PhD

Investigator Role:

Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation:

Mayo Clinic

Authority:

United States: Institutional Review Board

Study ID:

729-01-0

NCT ID:

NCT00626119

Start Date:

June 2001

Completion Date:

February 2012

Related Keywords:

  • Breast Cancer
  • breast cancer
  • Breast Neoplasms

Name

Location

Mayo Clinic Cancer CenterRochester, Minnesota  55905