Treatment of Multifocal Lung Adenocarcinoma


  • Study type

  • Study IDs

  • Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:

    • Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
    • Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
    • Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
  • Site IRB
    • Rochester, Minnesota: 12-007569
    NCT ID: NCT01946100
    Sponsor Protocol Number: 12-007569

About this study

To gather preliminary safety and outcome data for the multimodality treatment of lung adenocarcinoma in the setting of multifocal BAC.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.

See eligibility criteria

Inclusion criteria:

  • Patient must be ≥ 18 years of age
  • Two or more GGO's or solid lesions suspicious for multifocal disease.
  • Clinical diagnosis of N0
  • No evidence of distant metastases
  • No prior intra-thoracic radiation therapy (NOTE: Previous radiotherapy as part of treatment for head and neck, breast, or other non-thoracic cancer is permitted.), previous chemotherapy, or surgical resection for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).
  • PFT's that show patient is capable of tolerating a lung resection.
  • Non-pregnant and non-lactating. Women of child-bearing potential must have a negative urine or serum pregnancy test to participate in the study.
  • Patient must be able to understand and willing to sign an IRB-approved informed consent document.

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Dennis Wigle, M.D., Ph.D.

Closed for enrollment

Contact information:

Karlyn Pierson R.N., CCRP



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