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Sacramento, California 95817


RATIONALE: New diagnostic procedures, such as glycan analysis, may be effective in finding ovarian epithelial cancer. PURPOSE: This clinical trial is studying how well glycan analysis works in diagnosing cancer in women with ovarian epithelial cancer and in healthy female participants.

Study summary:

OBJECTIVES: Primary - Evaluate the accuracy of glycan analysis to distinguish between normal healthy control female subjects and those with ovarian epithelial cancer. Secondary - Compare the new assay to the standard CA 125 for diagnostic accuracy. OUTLINE: - Ovarian cancer patients: Blood samples are obtained periodically for up to 2 years. Patients undergoing surgery have blood samples drawn before and after surgery. Medical charts are reviewed periodically for up to 3 years. - Healthy volunteers: One blood sample is obtained. Volunteers also complete a 1-page questionnaire. PROJECTED ACCRUAL: A total of 300 healthy female participants and 400 patients will be accrued for this study.


Inclusion Criteria: - Able to understand consent document for participation in the study - Not pregnant - Negative pregnancy test Participants must meet 1 of the following criteria: - Patients scheduled for ovarian surgery for an ovarian mass - Healthy female volunteers with no active cancer or history of cancer



Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Gary Leiserowitz, MD
University of California, Davis

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Location Contact:

Sacramento, California 95817
United States

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Site Status: N/A

Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: October 09, 2019

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