Endoscopic Mucosal Resection for the Diagnosis of a-Ganglionosis, a Controlled Prospective Trial (EDGE Trial) (EDGE)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01515501|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : January 24, 2012
Last Update Posted : March 24, 2017
Massachusetts General Hospital
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Branden Kuo, Massachusetts General Hospital
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Recruiting|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||January 2020|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||July 2021|
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