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Impact of Opportunistic Salpingectomy on Ovarian Reserve in Patients Undergoing Laparoscopic Hysterectomy

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01893086
First Posted: July 8, 2013
Last Update Posted: January 28, 2016
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Taejong Song, CHA University
  Purpose
Recently, many gynecologic oncologists proposed that surgeons should consider opportunistic salpingectomy to prevent ovarian cancer for all patients undergoing hysterectomy for benign disease. However, the safety and the consequences regarding ovarian function after salpingectomy have not yet to be established. Therefore, the aim of this randomized controlled study is compare the ovarian reserve via anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH) between laparoscopic hysterectomy (LH) alone and LH combined with salpingectomy.

Condition Intervention Phase
Benign Uterine Disease Procedure: LH alone Procedure: LH with opportunistic salpingectomy Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Impact of Opportunistic Salpingectomy on Ovarian Reserve in Patients Undergoing Laparoscopic Hysterectomy: a Multi-center, Randomized Controlled Trial

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Further study details as provided by Taejong Song, CHA University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change in ovarian reserve [ Time Frame: 3 months after surgery ]
    The primary outcome measure was the change of ovarian reserve, determined by the rate of decline in AMH level from before surgery to 3-month post-surgery with the following formula : decline rate (%) = 100 × (preoperative AMH level - postoperative AMH level) ÷ preoperative AMH level.


Enrollment: 68
Study Start Date: June 2013
Study Completion Date: July 2015
Primary Completion Date: July 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: LH alone
LH, laparoscopic hysterectomy
Procedure: LH alone
LH, laparoscopic hysterectomy
Experimental: LH with opportunistic salpingectomy
LH, laparoscopic hysterectomy
Procedure: LH with opportunistic salpingectomy
LH, laparoscopic hysterectomy

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   19 Years to 52 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • women who were planning to undergo laparoscopic hysterectomy for benign uterine diseases
  • women aged between 19 and 52 years
  • women with regular menstruation (defined as the duration of menstrual cycle between 21 and 45 days)
  • women who were appropriated medical status for laparoscopic surgery

Exclusion Criteria:

  • any ovarian cysts requiring ovarian surgery
  • any suspicious findings of malignant diseases
  • history of prior salpingectomy or salpingo-oophorectomy
  • pregnant or menopausal status
  • preoperative serum anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH) < 0.30 ng/mL
  • use of hormonal treatments in the three months before surgery
  • any other endocrine disease (such as uncontrolled thyroid dysfunction, hyperprolactinemia, or Cushing syndrome)
  • an inability to understand and provide written informed consent.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01893086


Locations
Korea, Republic of
Keimyung University School of Medicine
Daegu, Korea, Republic of, 700-712
Kangbuk Samsung Hospital
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 110-746
CHA Gangnam Medical Center
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 135-081
Sponsors and Collaborators
CHA University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Taejong Song, MD PhD Kangbuk Samsung Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea
  More Information

Responsible Party: Taejong Song, Professor, CHA University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01893086     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KNC13-029
First Submitted: July 2, 2013
First Posted: July 8, 2013
Last Update Posted: January 28, 2016
Last Verified: January 2016

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Uterine Diseases
Genital Diseases, Female