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Photodynamic Therapy for Permanent Hair Removal

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified June 2008 by University of Jena.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
Information provided by:
University of Jena Identifier:
First received: September 1, 2006
Last updated: June 2, 2008
Last verified: June 2008
24 test persons are treated with a dye suspension followed by a laser intervention. A decrease of hair density is expected.

Condition Intervention Phase
Hypertrichosis Hirsutism Procedure: application of a dye suspension followed by a laser intervention Phase 1 Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single

Further study details as provided by University of Jena:


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 60 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

Inclusion Criteria:

  • age 18-60

Exclusion Criteria:

  • anormal behavior
  • pregnancy
  • pathologic skin conditions
  • medication that my interfere with the study
  • allergy against the photosensitizer
  • lack of compliance
  • other reasons considered important by the investigator
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00371930

Contact: Martin Johannes Köhler +49 3641 937359

FSU Jena, Dept. of Dermatology Not yet recruiting
Jena, Thuringia, Germany, 07743
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Jena
Principal Investigator: Martin Kaatz, Dr FSU Jena
  More Information Identifier: NCT00371930     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1742-03/06
Study First Received: September 1, 2006
Last Updated: June 2, 2008

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hair Diseases
Skin Diseases
Signs and Symptoms processed this record on September 21, 2017