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Cytosponge Protocol IRB 11-006429

Study Purpose

Whether the cytosponge will be a useful non-invasive tool in evaluating patients with eosinophilic esophagitis?

Recruitment Criteria

Healthy volunteers are participants who do not have a disease or condition, or related conditions or symptoms

Accepts Healthy Volunteers
No

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Study Type
Interventional
Eligible Ages 18 Years - 65 Years
Gender All
More Inclusion & Exclusion Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

•Adult patients between the ages of 18 and 65 with eosinophilic esophagitis including lactating or pregnant women undergoing clinically indicated endoscopy and esophageal biopsy.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • - Patients for whom clinically indicated endoscopy is not safe.
Patients who have small caliber esophagus, an esophageal stricture that will not permit passage of the gelatin capsule or are unable to swallow the capsule.
  • - Vulnerable populations, such as those with diminished mental acuity, will be excluded.
- Patients with known Lidocaine/Acetylcysteine allergies

Trial Details

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Trial ID:
NCT01585103

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Phase
N/A

The sponsor is the organization or person who oversees the clinical study and is responsible for analyzing the study data.

Lead Sponsor
Mayo Clinic

The person who is responsible for the scientific and technical direction of the entire clinical study.

Principal Investigator
David Katzka, MD
Principal Investigator Affiliation Mayo Clinic

Category of organization(s) involved as sponsor (and collaborator) supporting the trial.

Agency Class
OtherOther
Overall Status Recruiting
Countries United States

The disease, disorder, syndrome, illness, or injury that is being studied.

Conditions
Eosinophilic Esophagitis

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Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Rochester, Minnesota

Status

Recruiting

Address

Mayo Clinic in Rochester

Rochester, Minnesota, 55905

Site Contact

Debra M Geno, CCRP

geno.debra@mayo.edu

507-538-0367

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