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Clinical Trial Details

Short Title
A Trial of Intensive Multi-Modality Therapy for Extra-Ocular Retinoblastoma
Official Title

A Trial of Intensive Multi-Modality Therapy for Extra-Ocular Retinoblastoma

Description

Participants in this study have extra-ocular retinoblastoma, which is a cancer of the eye. The main purpose of this study is to find out whether this therapy will cure more subjects than therapies used in the past. Investigators will also study how well the study treatment makes the tumor shrink or disappear, and the side effects of the treatments. About 30 people will take part in this study overall. Approximately 5 subjects will participate at the University of Iowa. Study treatment will last about 6 months.

Start Date
July 15, 2009
End Date
July 15, 2019
Gender Preference
None
Age Group
0 - 18 years
Principal Investigator
Ayman El-Sheikh, MD
Contact Info

Victoria Scaccia, 319-356-7875

Department
Department or Field of Study
Keywords
ARET0321 ; cancer ; extra-ocular retinoblastoma ; eye ; IRB#200906705 ; pediatric ;

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