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Cervical Cancer Detection Using Optical Spectroscopy


N/A
18 Years
N/A
Open (Enrolling)
Female
Cervical Cancer

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Trial Information

Cervical Cancer Detection Using Optical Spectroscopy


Inclusion Criteria:



- undergoing colposcopy for the diagnosis of cervical cancer

- LEEP for the treatment of cervical cancer in early stages.

Exclusion Criteria:

- Women under the age of 18 (minors) will be excluded from this study.

- patients less than 10 weeks or more than 34 weeks pregnant will be excluded.

- patients will be excluded if she has had a recent episode of bleeding or preterm
labor.

- Subjects who are not competent to give consent will excluded

Type of Study:

Interventional

Study Design:

Primary Purpose: Diagnostic

Outcome Measure:

Identification of optical signatures of cervical tissue

Outcome Description:

The primary outcome of this study is the identification of the optical signatures of cervical tissue.

Outcome Time Frame:

Day of procedure (less than 10 minutes)

Safety Issue:

No

Principal Investigator

Nimmi Ramanujam, Ph.D.

Investigator Role:

Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation:

Duke University

Authority:

United States: Institutional Review Board

Study ID:

Pro00008173

NCT ID:

NCT00900575

Start Date:

May 2006

Completion Date:

June 2014

Related Keywords:

  • Cervical Cancer
  • cervical cancer
  • LEEP
  • colposcopy
  • Uterine Cervical Neoplasms

Name

Location

Duke University Medical CenterDurham, North Carolina  27710