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Optimal Handling of Common Bile Duct Calculus, a Prospective Study

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01708109
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : October 16, 2012
Last Update Posted : March 20, 2018
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
Karolinska University Hospital
Danderyd Hospital
Sodertalje Hospital
Mora Hospital
Regional Hopspital Ryhov, Jönköping
University Hospital, Linkoeping
Vrinnevi Hospital, Norrköping
Sundsvalls Hospital
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Anders Thorell, Karolinska Institutet

Brief Summary:
The purpose is to study natural process of gallstones in common bile duct, stones less than or equal to 6 mm. And if the gallstones give any complications under 1 year follow up. The second outcome is to study side-effects of gallstones removed with surgery.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Cholelithiasis Other: no measures taken to clear bile ductus Procedure: clearance of bile ductus Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 200 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Optimal Handling of Common Bile Duct Calculus, a Prospective Randomized Study
Study Start Date : November 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 2018
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2018

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MedlinePlus related topics: Gallstones

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Biliary calculus remain
biliary calculus, less than or equal to 6 mm, remains
Other: no measures taken to clear bile ductus
biliary calculus remain

Experimental: Biliary calculus removed
biliary calculus, less than or equal to 6 mm, removed
Procedure: clearance of bile ductus
biliary calculus removed at surgery




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Natural process of biliary calculus left after cholecystectomy [ Time Frame: 12 month post op ]
    Calculus in common bile duct less than or equal to 6 mm found during cholecystectomy, randomized to either remain or removed


Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Complications biliary calculus [ Time Frame: 12 month post op ]
    Calculus in common bile duct less than or equal to 6 mm found during cholecystectomy, randomized to either remain or removed



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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • cholecystectomy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Ongoing icterus or pancreatitis
  • History of anamneses pancreatitis/icterus
  • Allergy against x-ray contrast
  • Stones more than 6 mm in ductus
  • No passage of contrast to duodenum
  • malignant

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Locations
Sweden
Regional Hospital Ryhov
Jönköping, Sweden, SE-
Linköping University Hospital
Linköping, Sweden, SE-581 85
Mora Hospital
Mora, Sweden, SE-792 85
Vrinnevi Hospital Norrköping
Norrköping, Sweden, SE-
Ersta sjukhus
Stockholm, Sweden, 116 91
Karolinska University Hospital
Stockholm, Sweden, SE-141 86
Danderyds Hospital
Stockholm, Sweden, SE-182 88
Sundsvalls Hospital
Sundsvall, Sweden, SE-
Södertälje Hospital
Södertälje, Sweden, SE-
Sponsors and Collaborators
Karolinska Institutet
Karolinska University Hospital
Danderyd Hospital
Sodertalje Hospital
Mora Hospital
Regional Hopspital Ryhov, Jönköping
University Hospital, Linkoeping
Vrinnevi Hospital, Norrköping
Sundsvalls Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Anders Thorell, Assoc Prof Karolinska Institutet

Responsible Party: Anders Thorell, Ass. Prof., Karolinska Institutet
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01708109     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2011/873-31/3
First Posted: October 16, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 20, 2018
Last Verified: March 2018

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Calculi
Cholelithiasis
Cholecystolithiasis
Gallstones
Pathological Conditions, Anatomical
Biliary Tract Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Gallbladder Diseases