Study to Validate the Use of a Lymphatic Imaging Protocol to Stage Disease Severity in Patients with Lymphedema

Overview

  • Study type

    Observational
  • 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
    • Jacksonville, Florida: 18-008952
    Sponsor Protocol Number: 18-008952

About this study

The purpose of this study is to validate the use of a lymphatic imaging protocol to stage disease severity in patients with lymphedema and serve as a biomarker for microsurgical treatment response.

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:

  • Adult (18+ years of age).
  • Ability to provide oral consent.
  • Has been diagnosed with Lymphedema.

Exclusion Criteria: 

  • Under the age of 18 years old.
  • Inability to provide oral consent.
  • previous lymphovenous bypass or lymph node transfer surgery.

 

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Jacksonville, Fla.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Antonio Forte, M.D., Ph.D., M.S.

Contact us for the latest status

Contact information:

Mauricia Buchanan R.N., C.C.R.C.

(904)953-9455

Buchanan.Mauricia@mayo.edu

More information

Publications

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Study Results Summary

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Supplemental Study Information

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CLS-20442766

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