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Comparative Study of the Diagnostic Accuracy of Scintimammography (Fluorine 18-FDG PET Scintigraphic Imaging) and Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Identifying Malignant Breast Lesions, In Subjects With Breast Abnormalities


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18 Years
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Open (Enrolling)
Female
Breast Abnormalities

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Trial Information

Comparative Study of the Diagnostic Accuracy of Scintimammography (Fluorine 18-FDG PET Scintigraphic Imaging) and Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Identifying Malignant Breast Lesions, In Subjects With Breast Abnormalities


Inclusion Criteria:



- Woman who have breast volumes allowing utilization of MRI breast coil

- Patients who are considered, by radiologist reading the mammograms, to have non
interpretable or difficult to interpret x-ray studies. These patients may or may not
have palpable breast lumps and may and may not have suspicious areas on their x-ray
mammograms.

Exclusion Criteria:

- Women of child bearing potential not practicing a medically accepted method of birth
control

- Women who are pregnant or breast-feeding

Type of Study:

Observational

Study Design:

Observational Model: Case-Only, Time Perspective: Prospective

Principal Investigator

David Feiglin, MD

Investigator Role:

Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation:

State University of New York - Upstate Medical University

Authority:

United States: Institutional Review Board

Study ID:

SUNYUMU 4493

NCT ID:

NCT00639535

Start Date:

January 2002

Completion Date:

January 2014

Related Keywords:

  • Breast Abnormalities
  • Radiology
  • MRI
  • Positron emission tomography
  • Breast Abnormalities
  • Dense Breast Tissue
  • Congenital Abnormalities

Name

Location

Central New York PET CenterLiverpool, New York  13088
Institute For Human PerformanceSyracuse, New York  13210
University Radiology AssociatesSyracuse, New York  13202