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The Efficacy of Biomarker in Patient With Interstitial Cystitis/Painful Bladder Syndrome

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified December 2015 by Myung-Soo Choo, Asan Medical Center
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Myung-Soo Choo, Asan Medical Center Identifier:
First received: November 10, 2013
Last updated: December 29, 2015
Last verified: December 2015
The purpose of this study is to evaluate efficacy of biomarker in patient with interstitial cystitis/painful bladder syndrome

Interstitial Cystitis

Study Type: Observational [Patient Registry]
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Target Follow-Up Duration: 6 Months
Official Title: Experimental Study of Biomarker in Patient With Interstitial Cystitis/Painful Bladder

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Further study details as provided by Myung-Soo Choo, Asan Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To compare of expression of the biomarker such as APF, HB-EGF, MCP-1 among the Hunner's ulcer interstitial cystitis and non-ulcer interstitial cystitis and control groups [ Time Frame: 1month ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • To compare of changes voiding parameters after bladder biopsy between Hunner' ulcer group and non-ulcer group [ Time Frame: 1 month ]
  • TO compare of change of scores of questionnaires such as O'Leary-Sant Interstitial Cystitis questionnaire (IC-Q), Pelvic Pain and Urgency/Frequency Patient Symptom Scale(PUF), Visual Analogue Scale (Pain) between Hunner's ulcer group and non-ulcer group [ Time Frame: 1month ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA
bladder biopsy, urine, blood

Estimated Enrollment: 30
Study Start Date: November 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date: October 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date: June 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Hunner's ulcer interstitial cystitis
Hunner's ulcer interstitial cystitis
non-ulcer interstitial cystitis
non-ulcer interstitial cystitis

Detailed Description:
This is a observational study

Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
patients >20 years old with interstitial cystitis control

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 1) must have experienced bladder pain, urinary urgency and urinary frequency, for at least 6 months prior to entry into the study 2) Pain VAS ≥4 3) O'Leary-Sant Interstitial Cystitis questionnaire (IC-Q) symptom and problem ≥ 12( and pain ≥2, and nocturia ≥ 2) 4) PUF score ≥ 13 5) cystoscopic record within 2 years

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Patients who are pregnancy or, childbearing age without no contraception
  2. Patients with voided volume <40 or, > 400ml
  3. Patients with microscopic hematuria, (≥1+ in dipstick), If not excluded that no evidence of neoplastic tumor examination
  4. Patients with urine culture showing evidence of urinary tract infection 1month prior to the study
  5. Accompanied medical problem below

    • Tuberculosis in urinary system
    • Bladder cancer, urethral cancer, prostate cancer
    • Recurrent cystitis
    • anatomical disorder
  6. Patients had prior surgery (eq, bladder augmentation, cystectomy
  7. Patients with neurologic disorder
  8. Patients with indwelling catheter or intermittent self-catheterization
  9. Patients with psychologic problem
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01985880

Contact: Myung-Soo Choo, M.D. 82-2-3010-3735

Korea, Republic of
Asan Medical Center Recruiting
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 138-222
Contact: Myung-Soo Choo, M.D, pH.D.    +82-2-3010-3735   
Contact: Miho Song, M.D.    +82-2-3010-1768   
Sub-Investigator: Miho Song, M.D.         
Asan medical center Institutional review board Recruiting
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 138-736
Contact    82-2-3010-7166   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Asan Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Myung-Soo Choo, M.D. Asan Medical Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: Myung-Soo Choo, M.D., Asan Medical Center Identifier: NCT01985880     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2013-0616
Study First Received: November 10, 2013
Last Updated: December 29, 2015

Keywords provided by Myung-Soo Choo, Asan Medical Center:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cystitis, Interstitial
Urinary Bladder Diseases
Urologic Diseases processed this record on May 25, 2017