A Study of Ultrasonography With Elastography in Skin Neoplasms
Conditions
Benign and Malignant Skin Neoplasms
Conditions: official terms
Skin Neoplasms
Conditions: Keywords
Elastography, Cutaneous, Imaging
Study Type
Observational
Study Phase
N/A
Study Design
Observational Model: Case-Only, Time Perspective: Prospective
Overall Status
Recruiting
Summary
This study will look at high frequency ultrasound as a medical imaging modality and apply it to skin lesions. Elastography is an ultrasonic method of looking at the hardness of an area. We will use this to try and differentiate between benign and cancerous skin lesions.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: Accepts Healthy Volunteers
Maximum Age: N/A
Minimum Age: 18 Years
Gender: Both
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- Patients with skin lesions undergoing biopsy for diagnosis.

Exclusion Criteria:

- Patients with skin lesions which do not require biopsy for diagnosis.
Location
Wayne State University
18100 Oakwood Blvd Dearborn, Michigan, United States
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Bahar Dasgeb, MD - 3134297845 - bdasgeb@yahoo.com
Start Date
January 2009
Sponsors
Wayne State University
Source
Wayne State University
Record processing date
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this data on July 28, 2015
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