Cervical Cancer Detection Using Optical Spectroscopy
Cervical Cancer
Conditions: official terms
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Conditions: Keywords
cervical cancer, LEEP, colposcopy
Study Type
Study Phase
Study Design
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Name: Optical Spectroscopy Bench-Top System Type: Device
Name: Portable Optical Spectrometer Type: Device
Name: Transvaginal colposcope Type: Device
Overall Status
The objective of the work described in this protocol is to determine the optical signatures of cervical dysplasia using optical technologies.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: Accepts Healthy Volunteers
Maximum Age: N/A
Minimum Age: 18 Years
Gender: Female
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- undergoing colposcopy for the diagnosis of cervical cancer

- LEEP for the treatment of cervical cancer in early stages.

Exclusion Criteria:

- Women under the age of 18 (minors) will be excluded from this study.

- patients will be excluded if she has had a recent episode of bleeding or preterm labor.

- Subjects who are not competent to give consent will excluded
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina, United States
Status: Recruiting
Start Date
May 2006
Completion Date
June 2018
Duke University
Duke University
Record processing date
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this data on July 28, 2015
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