Identification of Celiac Ganglia

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 10, 2009
Last Update Posted : March 1, 2016
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Indiana University

Brief Summary:
Computer-aided image recognition will improve the technique of endoscopic ultrasound-celiac plexus block/celiac plexus neurolysis (EUS-CPB/CPN) and improved pain relief.

Condition or disease
Celiac Ganglia

Detailed Description:
All subjects who are undergoing EUS will be eligible. Consecutive patients undergoing EUS will be invited to participate in this study. Subjects must be 18 years old or above at the time of the procedure.

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 50 participants
Official Title: Identification of Celiac Ganglia for Endoscopic Ultrasound
Study Start Date : August 2009
Actual Primary Completion Date : September 2012
Actual Study Completion Date : September 2012

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MedlinePlus related topics: Celiac Disease
U.S. FDA Resources

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
EUS patients

Inclusion Criteria:

  • all EUS patients

Exclusion Criteria:

  • under 18 yrs

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01010360

United States, Indiana
Indiana University
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States, 46202
Sponsors and Collaborators
Indiana University
Principal Investigator: Julia LeBlanc, MD, MPH Indiana University

Responsible Party: Indiana University Identifier: NCT01010360     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0906-71
First Posted: November 10, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 1, 2016
Last Verified: February 2016

Keywords provided by Indiana University:
celiac ganglia

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Celiac Disease
Ganglion Cysts
Synovial Cyst
Malabsorption Syndromes
Intestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Metabolic Diseases
Connective Tissue Diseases