NRG-GY019 (Ovarian or Peritoneum Cancer)

What is the Purpose of this Study?

If you choose to join this study, you will:

  • Be randomized (like flipping a coin) to Group 1 or Group 2
    • Group one will take Paclitaxel and Carboplatin (standard chemotherapy drugs) folllowed by Letrozole (hormone therapy)
    • Group 2 will take only Letrozole
  • Complete follow-up visits every 3 months for 3 years, and then every 6 months for 2 years
What is the Condition Being Studied?

Cancer of the Ovary or Peritoneum

Who Can Participate in the Study?

Adults with cancer of the ovary or peritoneum who are newly diagnosed with Stage II-IV low-grade serous ovarian cancer, fallopian tube, and primary peritoneal cancers.

Age Group

What is Involved?

We are doing this study to learn if taking Paclitaxel and Carboplatin, folllowed by Letrozole or taking Letrozole alone is best to lower the chance of ovarian or peritoneal cancer spreading.

Study Details

Full Title
NRG-GY019: A Randomized Phase III, Two-Arm Trial of Paclitaxel/Carboplatin/Maintenance Letrozole Versus Letrozole Monotherapy in Patients with Stage II-IV, Primary Low-Grade Serous Carcinoma of the Ovary or Peritoneum
Principal Investigator
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Protocol Number
IRB: PRO00104152
NCT: NCT04095364
Phase III
Enrollment Status