Upstate Active Clinical Trials

Study Title:

Comparative Study of the Diagnostic Accuracy of Scintimammography (Technetium 99m-Sestamibi and Fluorine 18-FDG PET Scintigraphic Imaging) and Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Identifying Malignant Breast Lesions, in Subjects with Breast Abnormalities.

What is the purpose of the study?

Due to x-ray mammograms being difficult to interpret, this study will determine the diagnostic accuracy of breast Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Nuclear Medicine (including) PET imaging.

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Principal Investigator:

David H Feiglin, MD

Who is eligible?

Difficult to interpret or non-interpretable mammogram (usually due to dense tissue in the breasts).

What is involved if I participate?

  • How long is the study?
    One Test
  • Is transportation provided or reimbursed?
  • Is parking provided or reimbursed?
  • What tests and procedures are involved?
    Nuclear medicine breast imaging, PET scan, magnetic resonance study.

Where will the study take place?

SUNY Upstate Medical University,Syracuse, NY

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Who can I contact for more information?

Name: Susan A Hemingway
Phone: 315-464-5099

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