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Use of Metal Stents on Benign Esophageal Lesions

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
(No one met the inclusion/exclusion criteria)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Florida Identifier:
First received: November 5, 2010
Last updated: September 29, 2015
Last verified: September 2015
The evaluation of using metal stents as medically indicated for the treatment of benign esophageal lesions.

Condition Intervention
Benign Esophageal Lesions Procedure: Endoscopy

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prospective Evaluation of the Clinical Utility of the Endoscopic Placement of Mental Stent for Benign Esophageal Lesions

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Further study details as provided by University of Florida:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Successful stenting of Benign esophageal lesions [ Time Frame: approximately 2-3 hours ]
    This is an observational study to determine the effectiveness of stenting benign esophageal lesions with a metal stent.

Enrollment: 0
Study Start Date: September 2015
Study Completion Date: September 2015
Primary Completion Date: September 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
benign esophageal lesions
All patients who have a benign esophageal lesion where it is medically indicated that they receive a stent.
Procedure: Endoscopy
Endoscopic placement of an esophageal metal stent as per medical indication.


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients who have a medical indication for endoscopic placement of esophageal metal stent and are referred for the porcedure as part of their standard medical care will be considered for the study.

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Subject is 18 years or older
  2. Subject has medical indication to undergo endoscopic placement of esophageal metal stent
  3. Subject must be able to give informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Any contraindications for endoscopic placement of esophageal metal stent
  2. The subject is unable to give informed consent.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01238913

Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Florida
Principal Investigator: Peter Draganov, MD University of Florida
  More Information

Responsible Party: University of Florida Identifier: NCT01238913     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Benign esophageal lesions
Study First Received: November 5, 2010
Last Updated: September 29, 2015 processed this record on August 18, 2017