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NCT01165632 : Fluorine F 18 Fluorodopa-Labeled PET Scan in Planning Surgery and Radiation Therapy in Treating Patients With Newly Diagnosed High- or Low-Grade Malignant Glioma
AgesMin: 18 Years Max: N/A
Inclusion Criteria:

- Age ?18 years.

- MRI findings compatible with newly diagnosed high- or low-grade malignant glioma

- Planned craniotomy and resection or biopsy

- Willing to sign release of information for any radiation and/or follow-up records

- Negative pregnancy test done =< 48 hours of injection of study drug, for women of
childbearing potential only

- Provide informed written consent

- Patients with eGFR < 60 mg/min/1.72m2 are eligible for the study; PLEASE NOTE: the
patient is not eligible to receive the contrast for the pMRI at the study dose.

Exclusion Criteria:

- Unable to undergo MRI scans with contrast (e.g. cardiac pacemaker, defibrillator,
kidney failure)

- Unable to undergo an 18F-FDOPA PET scan (e.g. Parkinson's Disease, taking
anti-dopaminergic, or dopamine agonist medication or less than 6 half-lives from
discontinuance of dopamine agonists)

- Pregnant women; nursing women; men or women of childbearing potential who are
unwilling to employ adequate contraception
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