ERC Via Double-Balloon-Enteroscopy in Patients With Biliodigestive Anastomosis (DBE ERC)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified March 2007 by Heidelberg University.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Information provided by:
Heidelberg University Identifier:
First received: March 29, 2007
Last updated: January 25, 2013
Last verified: March 2007
In patients with biliodigestive anastomosis direct cholangiography (ERC) is due to changed anatomy commonly not possible. The aim of the study is to test the feasibility to perform direct cholangiography in these patients via double-balloon enteroscopy and to compare it to MR cholangiography.

Condition Intervention
Procedure: cholangiography via double-balloon enteroscopy
Procedure: MR cholangiography

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: ERC Via Double-Balloon-Enteroscopy in Patients With Biliodigestive Anastomosis

Further study details as provided by Heidelberg University:

Study Start Date: March 2007

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Biliodigestive anastomosis; and
  • Suspicion of biliary disorder

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Exclusion criteria of double-balloon enteroscopy and MR-cholangiography
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00454129

Contact: Jens Encke, Prof. +49-6221-568611

Medical University of Heidelberg, Department of Gastroenterology Recruiting
Heidelberg, Germany, 69120
Principal Investigator: Jens Encke, Prof.         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Heidelberg University
Principal Investigator: Jens Encke, Prof. Medical University of Heidelberg
  More Information Identifier: NCT00454129     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: DBE ERC 
Study First Received: March 29, 2007
Last Updated: January 25, 2013
Health Authority: Germany: Ethics Commission

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Feasibilty of cholangiography via double-balloon enteroscopy processed this record on May 24, 2016