Diagnosis of GABHS Tonsillitis - Comparison Between Culture From Tonsills and Culture From the Bucal Surface
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03137823|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified July 2018 by Bait Balev Hospital.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : May 3, 2017
Last Update Posted : July 11, 2018
Diagnosis of Group A beta hemolytic strep tonsillitis -
- cultre of tonsills (gold standard)
- culture from bucal surface (test)
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Tonsillitis Tonsillitis Streptococcal||Diagnostic Test: throat culture||Not Applicable|
This study will examine 2 groups. first group of 50 children aged 3-18 years and the second group of adults aged 18-65 with a clinical diagnosis of tonsillitis and centor criteria of 2 or more (fever, exudates on tonsills, no cough, enlarged lymph nodes).
In each patient we'll take 2 cultures - the first from the tonsills and the second from the bucal surface. both of them will be sent to MEGA-LAB .
the treatment will be based only on the gold standrad culture from the tonsills.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||100 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Diagnosis of GABHS Tonsillitis - Comparison Between Culture From Tonsills and Culture From the Bucal Surface|
|Actual Study Start Date :||November 22, 2017|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||May 22, 2019|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||July 1, 2019|
each patient will be reviewed twice - first time culture from the tonsills and the second culture from the bucal surface.
Diagnostic Test: throat culture
throat culture - from the tonsills and from the bucal surface
- positiveGABHS culture from bucal surface in comparisson to positive culture from tonsills [ Time Frame: each test will be cultures within 24-48 hours. ]sensitivity and specificity of culture
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