SCCA Breast Cancer Clinical Trials
|Recruiting||Women with dense breasts and risk of breast cancer (see below).||N/A||
This study is investigating whether automated whole breast ultrasound can improve detection of cancer in breast cancer screening when used as a supplement to mammography or as a supplement to digital breast tomosynthesis.
- Able and willing to provide signed declaration of informed consent or have a legally authorized representative provide signed declaration of informed consent for participation in all study procedures;
- Women aged ≥18 years at the time of enrollment;*
- Women with a previous determination of dense breasts determined by mammogram as heterogeneously dense or extremely dense; AND
- At moderately increased or high risk (>15% lifetime risk) for breast cancer based on meeting one or more of the ACS criteria 1:
- BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene mutation;
- First-degree relative with BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene mutation (based on subject self-report) and have not had genetic testing themselves;
- Radiation therapy to the chest between ages 10 and 30 years;
- Li-Fraumeni syndrome, Cowden syndrome, or Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome, or one of these syndromes in a first-degree relative;
- Previous diagnosis of breast cancer, ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), lobular carcinoma in situ, atypical ductal hyperplasia, or atypical lobular hyperplasia.
- Have been screened using any breast imaging technology in <12 months immediately prior to enrollment;
- Exhibit breast cancer symptoms according to assessment by the subject's health care provider within one year prior to enrollment;
- Diagnosed with breast cancer, with or without metastasis, within one year prior to enrollment;
- Are currently pregnant based on urine pregnancy test;*
- Present with contraindications to any imaging examination required in the study protocol;
- Have breast implants;
- Are lactating.
See this trial at ClinicalTrials.gov
Access protocol and consent forms at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
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