Non-comparative Study of Treatment With Induction Chemotherapy With Cisplatin and Gemcitabine Followed by Chemoradiation or Definitive Chemoradiation in Invasive Locally Advanced Carcinomas of Uterine Cervix.
Patients Diagnosed With Advanced Carcinoma of Uterine Cervix t
Conditions: official terms
Carcinoma - Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Conditions: Keywords
Advanced carcinomas of uterine cervix, Chemoradiation, Chemo-induction, Cisplatin, Gemcitabine
Study Type
Study Phase
Phase 2
Study Design
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Name: Cisplatin Type: Drug
Name: Gemcitabine Type: Drug
Name: cisplatin Type: Drug
Name: Radiotherapy Type: Radiation
Name: Brachytherapy Type: Radiation
Overall Status
The purpose of this phase II study is to determine the survival free disease of patients diagnosed with invasive locally advanced carcinomas of uterine cervix treated with induction chemotherapy with cisplatin and gemcitabine followed by chemoradiation and definitive chemoradiation.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: No
Maximum Age: 70 Years
Minimum Age: 18 Years
Gender: Female
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

1. Advanced carcinoma of uterine cervix histological confirmed.

2. Indication for definitive chemoradiation treatment;

3. Measurable disease by RECIST 1.1 (Response Evaluation Criteria in Solid Tumors) criteria;

4. Age between 18 years old and 70 years old;

5. Adequate bone marrow and organ function defined by laboratory values;

6. Non evidence of disease in para-aortic lymph node;

Exclusion Criteria:

1. Previous treatment with Chemotherapy or radiotherapy

2. Previous surgery for primary tumor;

3. Distant metastasis;

4. Performance status according to Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group greater than 2;

5. Peripheric neuropathy greater than grade 2 by National Cancer Institute Common Toxicity Criteria for Adverse Events (NCI-CTCAE) version 3.0;

6. Significant Cardiac disease (history of and/or active disease);

7. Other treatment for cancer, including hormonotherapy;

8. Psychiatric or addictive disorders or other conditions that, in the opinion of the investigator, would preclude the patient from meeting the study requirements;
São Paulo, SP, Brazil
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Maria Del Pilar Estevez Diz, MD - 55 11 3893-2000 -
Start Date
June 2012
Completion Date
April 2017
Instituto do Cancer do Estado de São Paulo
Instituto do Cancer do Estado de São Paulo
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