Use of Human Papillomavirus Persistence for Determination of Treatment Efficacy Among Women With Cervical Dysplasia

This study has been completed.
Swedish Cancer Society
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First received: June 30, 2009
Last updated: September 14, 2009
Last verified: September 2009
The objectives are to evaluate the effectiveness of treatment of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) by loop electrosurgical excision procedure using persistence of human papillomavirus (HPV) as outcome, and to perform a long-term follow-up on the ability of HPV testing, as compared to cytology, to predict recurrence of high-grade CIN.

Human Papillomavirus Infection
Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Evaluation of the Use of Human Papillomavirus Persistence for Determination of the Treatment Efficacy Among Women With Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia, and for Prediction of Recurrence of Cervical Disease

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Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA
Cervical smear samples in physiologic saline.

Enrollment: 195
Study Start Date: February 2001
Study Completion Date: November 2005
Detailed Description:
Cervical samples for human papillomavirus (HPV) DNA analysis and cytological analysis were obtained from women with abnormal smears referred to Umeå university hospital, Sweden, for treatment with conization. These women were scheduled for HPV DNA testing and Pap smears before and 3, 6, 12, 24 and 36 months after treatment. The HPV DNA testing was performed with a PCR-based genotyping method.

Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
195 women referred for treatment of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia in the cathment area of Umeå university hospital. All women had abnormal smears at enrollment.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Referral to Umeå university hospital for treatment due to abnormal Pap smear.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Lack of informed consent.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00931190

Dept. obstetrics and gynecology, University hospital of Northern Sweden
Umeå, Sweden, 90185
Sponsors and Collaborators
Lund University
Swedish Cancer Society
Principal Investigator: Anna Söderlund Strand, PhD Dept. medical microbiology, Malmö university hospital, Malmö, Sweden
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Responsible Party: Anna Söderlund Strand, Dept. Medical microbiology, Malmö university hospital, 20502 Malmö, Sweden Identifier: NCT00931190     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 95-240
Study First Received: June 30, 2009
Last Updated: September 14, 2009
Health Authority: Sweden: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Carcinoma in Situ
Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia
Papillomavirus Infections
DNA Virus Infections
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
Tumor Virus Infections
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