Newark, New Jersey 07103

  • Precancerous Condition


RATIONALE: Vaccines made from papilloma virus cells may make the body build an immune response to and kill papilloma cells. PURPOSE: Phase II trial to study the effectiveness of papilloma virus vaccine in treating young patients with recurrent papilloma of the larynx.

Study summary:

OBJECTIVES: I. Determine the immune response in patients with juvenile papilloma of the larynx treated with autogenous vaccine derived from each patient's own tumor. OUTLINE: Patients receive autogenous papilloma vaccine intradermally and subcutaneously weekly for 20 weeks. PROJECTED ACCRUAL: Not specified


DISEASE CHARACTERISTICS: Diagnosis of severe recurrent juvenile papilloma of the larynx requiring surgery at least 4 times per year Condition must have existed for more than 1 year PATIENT CHARACTERISTICS: Age: 1 and over Performance status: Not specified Life expectancy: Not specified Hematopoietic: Not specified Hepatic: Not specified Renal: Not specified PRIOR CONCURRENT THERAPY: See Disease Characteristics



Primary Contact:

Study Chair
James M. Oleske, MD
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

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Location Contact:

Newark, New Jersey 07103
United States

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Site Status: N/A

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Date Processed: June 20, 2021

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