Effect of Mitomycin C on Urethral Stricture Recurrence After Internal Urethrotomy

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified June 2009 by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : June 11, 2009
Last Update Posted : June 11, 2009
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Hillel Yaffe Medical Center

Brief Summary:
The aim of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of local injected mitomycin C at the time of internal urethrotomy in order to prevent the recurrence of urethral strictures.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Urethral Stricture Procedure: Internal urethrotomy Drug: Mitomycin C - local injection Phase 1 Phase 2

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Study Start Date : June 2009

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: 1. Internal urethrotomy Procedure: Internal urethrotomy
Experimental: 2. Internal urethrotomy + mitomycin C Procedure: Internal urethrotomy
Drug: Mitomycin C - local injection

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Urethral stricture recurrence [ Time Frame: One year ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 85 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male urethral stricture suitable for internal urethrotomy
  • Stricture length less than 10 mm

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Stricture length over 10 mm
  • Benign prostate enlargement

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00918528

Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Hadera, Israel, 38100
Contact: Michael Mullerad, MD    972-4-630-4440      
Contact: Nachum Erlich, MD    972-4-630-4440   
Principal Investigator: Michael Mullerad, MD         
Principal Investigator: Nachum Erlich, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center

Responsible Party: Nachum Erlich, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Identifier: NCT00918528     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0020-09-HYMC
First Posted: June 11, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 11, 2009
Last Verified: June 2009

Keywords provided by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center:
Urethral stricture
Mitomycin C
Internal Urethrotomy

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Constriction, Pathologic
Urethral Stricture
Pathological Conditions, Anatomical
Urethral Obstruction
Urethral Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Antibiotics, Antineoplastic
Antineoplastic Agents
Alkylating Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors