San Francisco, California 94107


Purpose:

The investigators are studying the ability of F18 labeled fluorocholine PET to localize parathyroid adenomas in patients with hyperparathyroidism prior to surgery.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Biochemically proven hyperparathyroidism and an indication for surgery - Age ≥ 13 years - Karnofsky performance status of > 50 (or ECOG/WHO equivalent). - Ability to understand a written informed consent document, and the willingness to sign it. Exclusion Criteria: - Patients exceeding the weight limitations of the scanner or are not able to enter the bore of the PET scanner due to BMI. - Inability to lie still for the entire imaging time (e.g. cough, severe arthritis, etc.). - Inability to complete the needed investigational due to other reasons (severe claustrophobia, radiation phobia, etc.). - Pregnancy.


NCT ID:

NCT03764007


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Insoo Soo, MD
University of California, San Francisco

Maya Aslam
Email: maya.aslam@ucsf.edu


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

San Francisco, California 94107
United States

Thomas Hope, MD
Email: thomas.hope@ucsf.edu

Site Status: Recruiting


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: October 09, 2019

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