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Patient Recruitment

Clinical Research Study for Patients With Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Liver Cancer!

medical illustration of a human liver

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Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) is the fifth most common cancer in the world. Patients with advanced HCC survive an average of 6 to 9 months. Researchers at the National Institutes of Health are testing the use of an immunotherapy medication called durvalumab, with two other chemotherapy medications, doxorubicin-eluting beads and bevacizumab. This clinical research study will investigate if this combination of medications can stop the progression of HCC.

Who Can Participate:

  • 18 years of age or older
  • Diagnosed with advanced HCC
  • Not pregnant or breastfeeding

Study Design:

  • Physical exam and medical history
  • Imaging, such as CT or MRI scan
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Patients will receive the study medications every 2- 4 weeks

Location: The NIH Clinical Center, America's Research Hospital is located on the Metro red line (Medical Center stop) in Bethesda, Maryland.

For more information:
NIH Clinical Center Office of Patient Recruitment
800-411-1222
800-877-8339 TTY / ASCII
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Email: PRPL@cc.nih.gov

Or go online:
https://go.usa.gov/xpeBG
Refer to study # 19-C-0094

Department of Health and Human Services
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC)
National Cancer Institute (NCI)

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This page last updated on 02/25/2020

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