Last updated on February 2018

A Clinical Trial of D1+ Versus D2 Distal Gastrectomy for Stage IB & II Advanced Gastric Cancer


Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions: Gastric Adenocarcinoma
  • Age: Between 20 - 100 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female

Inclusion Criteria :

  • Histologically proven primary gastric adenocarcinoma
  • T1N1, T2N0, T2N1, T3N0, T3N1 by CT scan (AJCC 7th classification) and intraoperative surgical staging prior to resectional procedure
  • Location of primary tumor; antrum, or angle, lower body or mid body of the stomach
  • No evidence of other distant metastasis
  • Aged 20 year old
  • Performance status (PS) of 0 or 1 on Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) scale
  • No prior treatment of chemotherapy or radiation therapy against any other malignancies, and no prior treatment for gastric cancer including endoscopic mucosal resection
  • Adequate organ functions defined as indicated below:
  • WBC 3000/mm3 - 12,000/mm3
  • >serum Hemoglobin 8.0 g/dl
  • > serum Platelet 100 000/mm3
  • < serum AST 100 IU/l
  • <serum ALT 100 IU/l
  • < Total Bilirubin 2.0 mg/dl
  • Written signed informed consent

Exclusion Criteria :

  • Active double cancer (synchronous double cancer and metachronous double cancer within five disease-free years), excluding carcinoma in situ (lesions equal to intraepithelial or intramucosal cancer)
  • Gastric remnant cancer
  • T4a in surgical staging before resection
  • N2 or more (number of metastatic lymph nodes 3) in CT scan
  • Histologically rare variants in WHO Classification such as Adenosquamous, Hepatoid, Squamous cell, Undifferentiated, , neuroendocrine carcinoma and others
  • Pregnant or breast-feeding women
  • Mental disorder(diagnosed with mental disorder on medical record)
  • systemic administration of corticosteroids(include Herbal Medication)
  • unstable angina or myocardial infarction within 6 months of the trial
  • unstable hypertension
  • severe respiratory disease requiring continuous oxygen therapy
  • previous upper abdominal surgery except laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Recruitment Status: Open


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