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Gene Therapy and Radioactive Iodine in Treating Patients With Locally Recurrent Prostate Cancer That Did Not Respond to External-Beam Radiation Therapy

RATIONALE: Radioactive drugs, such as radioactive iodine, may carry radiation directly to tumor cells and not harm normal cells. Placing a gene called Ad5CMV-NIS in prostate cancer cells may help the prostate cells take in more radioactive iodine and thus kill the cancer cells. Drugs, such as liothyronine sodium, may protect the thyroid from the side effects of radioactive iodine. PURPOSE: This phase I trial is studying the side effects and best dose of gene therapy given ...

Prostate Volume Changes Following Prostate Brachytherapy With Iodine-125 Seeds

The size of the prostate changes due to insertion of the radioactive seeds. We will measure the prostate size, before and after the procedure.

Luteinizing Hormone-Releasing Hormone Agonist Therapy and Iodine I 125 Implant in Treating Patients With Previously Untreated Prostate Cancer

RATIONALE: Androgens can cause the growth of prostate cancer cells. Luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone agonists may lessen the amount of androgens made by the body. Internal radiation uses radioactive material placed directly into or near a tumor to kill tumor cells. Giving luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone agonist together with an iodine I 125 implant may be an effective treatment for patients with prostate cancer. PURPOSE: This randomized phase III trial is studying h...


Quality of Life After Permanent Interstitial Iodine Seed Prostate Brachytherapy

Retrospective study to analyze Quality of life in men after iodine seed brachytherapy for localized prostate cancer

Reacquisition of Radioactive Iodine (RAI) Uptake of RAI-Refractory Metastatic Thyroid Cancers by Pretreatment With the Selective MEK Inhibitor AZD6244

The purpose of this study is to find out if the drug AZD6244 can improve the radioactive iodine uptake by the patient's metastatic thyroid cancer. The investigator will also be testing the tumor specimen taken at the time of your surgery for specific genetic changes to see if one of them in particular (the BRAF oncogene) makes your cancer more likely to become sensitive to radioactive iodine after treatment with the drug. The investigators want to find out if AZD6244 helps to ...

Brachytherapy in Treating Patients With Prostate Cancer

RATIONALE: Radiation therapy uses high-energy x-rays to damage tumor cells. Giving radiation therapy through seeds implanted into the prostate may kill more tumor cells. PURPOSE: Phase II trial to study the effectiveness of brachytherapy in treating patients with stage I or stage II prostate cancer.

Iodine I 131 in Treating Patients With Thyroid Cancer

RATIONALE: Radioactive iodine kills thyroid cancer cells by giving off radiation. PURPOSE: This clinical trial is studying the side effects, best dose, and how well iodine I 131 works in treating patients with thyroid cancer.

Radioactive Iodine in Treating Patients Who Have Undergone Surgery for Liver Cancer

RATIONALE: Radioactive iodine may be effective in reducing the rate of recurrence of liver cancer after surgery to remove the tumor. It is not yet known if radioactive iodine is more effective than no further treatment after surgery. PURPOSE: Randomized phase III trial to determine the effectiveness of radioactive iodine in treating patients who have undergone surgery for liver cancer.

Research on Excessive Iodine Status in Pregnancy

To explore main cause and health impact of iodine excess during pregnancy, we performed iodine evaluation for 390 consecutive pregnant women from January 1st, 2016 to December 31st, 2016. Among them, 18 women (4.62%) with apparently elevated urinary iodine concentration (UIC) were enrolled onto this study for subsequent follow-up. History of high iodine exposure was collected from all participants. Parameters about iodine status were monitors until termination of pregnancy, and...

Implant Radiation Therapy or Surgery in Treating Patients With Prostate Cancer

RATIONALE: Receiving standard information and watching a video or DVD at home that describes treatment options and treatment outcomes may help patients decide to receive treatment in a clinical trial. PURPOSE: This randomized clinical trial is studying implant radiation therapy to see how well it works compared with surgery in treating patients with prostate cancer.

Iodine I 131 and Pazopanib Hydrochloride in Treating Patients With Recurrent and/or Metastatic Thyroid Cancer Previously Treated With Iodine I 131 That Cannot Be Removed By Surgery

This phase I trial is studying the side effects and best dose of iodine I 131 when given together with pazopanib hydrochloride in treating patients with recurrent and/or metastatic thyroid cancer previously treated with iodine I 131 that cannot be removed by surgery. Radioactive drugs, such as iodine I 131, may carry radiation directly to cancer cells and not harm normal cells. Pazopanib hydrochloride may stop the growth of tumor cells by blocking some of the enzymes needed for...

Estimating Usual Iodine Intake From Spot Urinary Iodine Concentrations

The overall objective of this study is to develop a reliable method to obtain habitual iodine intakes from spot urinary iodine concentration (UIC) and to assess the prevalence of inadequate iodine intake in school-age children and women of reproductive age. We will evaluate different methods to estimate iodine intake from UIC and estimate the prevalence of inadequate and excess iodine intake in UIC studies conducted in populations with low, adequate and high iodine intakes usin...

the Microbiota Are Associated With Iodine-131 Therapy and Hypothyroidism

Thyroid cancer is a common neck malignancy. Currently, total thyroidectomy or subtotal thyroidectomy is the main method for the treatment of thyroid cancer patients. However, some thyroid cancer may still have residual thyroid tissue after operation. Therefore, in the differentiated thyroid In the treatment of cancer, iodine 131 treatment is mainly used because iodine 131 can emit high-energy beta rays, destroying the residual tissue of thyroid cancer and achieving good therape...

Iodine I 131 Ethiodized Oil in Preventing Recurrent Cancer in Patients Who Have Undergone Treatment for Liver Cancer

RATIONALE: Iodine I 131 ethiodized oil may help prevent or delay the recurrence of cancer. It is not yet known whether iodine I 131 ethiodized oil is more effective than non-radiolabeled ethiodized oil in preventing recurrent cancer in patients who have undergone treatment for liver cancer. PURPOSE: This randomized phase III trial is studying iodine I 131 ethiodized oil to see how well it works compared with non-radiolabeled ethiodized oil in preventing recurrent cancer ...

Iodine I 131 With or Without Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone in Treating Patients Who Have Undergone Surgery for Thyroid Cancer

RATIONALE: Radioactive iodine uses radiation to kill tumor cells. Giving iodine I 131 with or without thyroid-stimulating hormone after surgery may kill any tumor cells that remain after surgery. It is not yet known which dose of iodine I 131 is more effective when given with or without thyroid-stimulating hormone in treating thyroid cancer. PURPOSE: This randomized phase III trial is studying two different doses of iodine I 131 to compare how well they work when given with or...

Prostate Biopsy Antisepsis

During a prostate biopsy, a needle is guided through the rectum into the prostate. Although patients are given antibiotics before the biopsy, there is still a risk of bacteria getting from the rectum into the bladder, prostate and bloodstream during the biopsy. For most surgical procedures, the surgical field is cleaned with antiseptic solution, but this is not common practice for prostate biopsies. In this study patients undergoing prostate biopsy will be randomly assigned to ...

Lesion Dosimetry With Iodine-124 in Metastatic Thyroid Carcinoma

The purpose of this study is to evaluate a new diagnostic imaging test, positron emission tomography (PET), with a different radioactive form of iodine called iodine-124. This form is able to accurately measure the amount of radioactive iodine uptake in the cancer. If the new test determines sufficient radioiodine uptake in the cancer, treatment will continue as usual. However, if the new test shows only low radioiodine uptake, a decision may be made that the benefit from radio...

Iodine Supplementation on Breast Cancer

The trial investigates the effect of oral supplement of molecular iodine (I2) alone and in combination with 4 to 6 cycles of FEC/TE (5-fluorouracil, epirubicin, cyclophosphamide/taxotere, epirubicin) treatment in woman diagnosticated with early (stage II) and advance (stage III) breast cancer, respectively. The study analyzes the clinical response [tumor size, thyroid status, side effects (Common Toxicity Criteria V4.0)] and molecular mechanisms in the tumor samples (transcript...

Iodine Supplement Strategies Between Routine Iodine Supplementation and Selective Iodine Supplementation

Pregnant women who attend at our antenatal clinic will random to 2 groups. First will receive routine iodine supplementation. The other will receive iodinated pill or only iron supplementation base on their urine iodine status.

Iodine Status in Pregnant Women in Israel

Worldwide Data suggest that Iodine deficiency is a concern among healthy pregnant women. Thus, screening first trimester healthy pregnant women for iodine status is of clinical value for mother and child as iodine deficiency might have implications on thyroid function as well as pregnancy outcomes

Climat Impact on Urinary Iodine Concentration

Urinary iodine concentration (UIC) is the recommended biomarker of iodine status in populations. Yet, the influence of climate on UIC remains unclear. Hot climate may reduce urine volume and consequently increase UIC independent of iodine status. This could lead to an overestimation of population iodine intake, thus masking iodine deficiency in vulnerable groups. In this longitudinal observational cohort study in women of reproductive age we will collect 24h and spot uri...

Serum Thyroglobulin as a Marker of Iodine Status During Pregnancy

The purpose of the investigation is to assess iodine status of pregnant women at week 16 of gestation targeting serum thyroglobulin as a biomarker of iodine deficiency. The investigators aim to assess whether pre-gestational initiation of iodine supplementation is more advantageous in comparison to supplementation start at the time of pregnancy detection.

Vitamin E Supplements in Preventing Cancer in Patients at Risk of Prostate Cancer or Who Have Prostate Cancer

RATIONALE: Vitamin E supplements may stop or delay the development of prostate cancer in patients who are at risk of prostate cancer or who have prostate cancer. It is not yet known which vitamin E regimen is more effective in preventing prostate cancer. PURPOSE: This randomized phase I trial is comparing vitamin E supplement regimens to see how well they work in preventing cancer in patients at risk of prostate cancer or who have prostate cancer.

Variability of Daily Iodine Intake: The Effects of Intra- and Inter-individual Variability in Iodine Nutrition Studies

Iodine status in populations is assessed using urinary iodine concentration (UIC) measured in spot urine samples. The iodine intake is classified as deficient, sufficient, or excessive iodine based on the median UIC (mUIC). However, this approach has limitations, as it does not quantify the prevalence of individuals with habitually deficient or excess iodine intakes. The EAR cut-point method has the potential to quantify prevalence of iodine deficiency and excess. However, litt...

Assessment of Dried Blood Spot Thyroglobulin and Urinary Iodine Concentration in Pregnant Women

To avoid iodine deficiency and its consequences in pregnant women and their offspring, women should reach a sufficient iodine intake long before conception. To monitor iodine status, median urinary iodine concentration (UIC) is widely used in pregnant women (PW). Thyroglobulin (Tg) us another marker used to assess iodine status . In this study, urine samples as well as dried blood spots will be collected to measure UIC and Tg (as well as other hormones to define thyroid functio...

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