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Optical Spectroscopy During Breast Cancer Surgery and Core Needle Biopsy


N/A
18 Years
N/A
Open (Enrolling)
Both
Breast Cancer

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Trial Information

Optical Spectroscopy During Breast Cancer Surgery and Core Needle Biopsy


Inclusion Criteria:



- Patients undergoing partial or simple mastectomy

- Patients having a needle biopsy of a breast mass

Exclusion Criteria:

- pregnant women

Type of Study:

Interventional

Study Design:

Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Outcome Measure:

Optical signatures

Outcome Description:

The primary outcome of this study is the identification of the optical signatures of normal and cancerous tissue of the breast

Outcome Time Frame:

Day of procedure (less than 10 minutes)

Safety Issue:

No

Principal Investigator

Nimmi Ramanujam, PhD

Investigator Role:

Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation:

Duke University

Authority:

United States: Institutional Review Board

Study ID:

Pro00008003

NCT ID:

NCT00734838

Start Date:

January 2006

Completion Date:

March 2015

Related Keywords:

  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Biopsy
  • Simple Mastectomy
  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Breast Neoplasms

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Location

Duke University Medical CenterDurham, North Carolina  27710