Protocol

RMS13: Risk Adapted Focal Proton Beam Radiation and/or Surgery in Participants with Low and Intermediate Risk Rhabdomyosarcoma Receiving Standard or Intensified Chemotherapy

Diseases

Solid Tumor : Rhabdomyosarcoma (Low-risk and intermediate-risk)

Description

The standard treatment for Rhabdomyosarcoma is a combination of chemotherapy (treatment with anti-cancer drugs), plus surgery and or radiation therapy (the use of high energy X-rays to kill cancer cells).

One goal of this study is to find the most effective treatment with the least amount of therapy that will still cure participants with low-risk Rhabdomyosarcoma.

There are three parts to this study:


Objectives


Eligibility criteria, among others, include:

For the current eligibility status of this clinical study, referring physicians must contact St. Jude Children's Research Hospital at 1-866-2ST-JUDE (1-866-278-5833).


Contact

Matthew Krasin, MD
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place
Memphis, TN 38105 USA
Voice: 1-888-226-4343 or 901-595-4055
FAX: 901-595-4011

Referring or consulting physicians only: protocolinfo@stjude.org

For all other inquiries about St. Jude Children's Research Hospital studies: info@stjude.org

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