Lymph Node Evaluation in the Axilla of Symptomatic Older Women During Breast Sonography.
I. To develop a reliable and consistent set of guidelines for utilizing diagnostic
ultrasound to assess axillary lymph nodes for patient suspicious of breast cancer with
possible nodal metastasis.
I. To explore whether the data collected can be used for pathologic validation of metastatic
Patients undergo breast ultrasound.
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Proportion of successful evaluations, defined as the consistent capture of the data for geometry, morphology, qualitative vascular information, and quantitative vascular information on 3 axillary lymph nodes
The proposed methodology will be considered unfeasible if the proportion of successful evaluations is =< 0.7.
at 15 minutes following breast sonogram
Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center
United States: Institutional Review Board
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