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Evaluation of the ProstaPlant Prostate Stent Insertion in Ex Vivo Human Prostate

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00468026
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2007 by ProstaPlant Urology System Ltd..
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : May 1, 2007
Last Update Posted : May 1, 2007
Information provided by:
ProstaPlant Urology System Ltd.

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this ex-vivo study is to evaluate the insertion procedure for the ProstaPlant implant in human prostates and the support that it supplies to the prostate.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Device: ProstaPlant Stent Phase 1

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Allocation: N/A
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. This is a feasibility study, in which initial evaluation of stent insertion procedure is obtained

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Males,
  • 18 years old and up,
  • Suffer from BPH,
  • Candidate for radical prostatectomies

Exclusion Criteria:

  • According to the physician's decision

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00468026

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Contact: Jack Baniel, Prof. 972-3-9376563

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"Asuta" Medical Center
Tel-Aviv, Israel, 62748
Contact: Jack Baniel, Prof.    972-3-9376563      
Sub-Investigator: David Margel, Dr.         
Sub-Investigator: Miriam Konichevky, Dr.         
Sponsors and Collaborators
ProstaPlant Urology System Ltd.
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Principal Investigator: Jack Baniel, Prof. "Rabin" Medical Center - "Belinson" Campus - Urology Department
Layout table for additonal information Identifier: NCT00468026    
Other Study ID Numbers: Human Ex-Vivo - V001-3.2007
First Posted: May 1, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 1, 2007
Last Verified: March 2007
Keywords provided by ProstaPlant Urology System Ltd.:
Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Prostatic Hyperplasia
Pathologic Processes
Prostatic Diseases