Cervical Cancer Detection Using Optical Spectroscopy
Conditions
Cervical Cancer
Conditions: official terms
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Conditions: Keywords
cervical cancer, LEEP, colposcopy
Study Type
Interventional
Study Phase
N/A
Study Design
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Intervention
Name: Optical Spectroscopy Bench-Top System Type: Device
Name: Portable Optical Spectrometer Type: Device
Name: Transvaginal colposcope Type: Device
Overall Status
Recruiting
Summary
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
Location
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina, United States
Status: Recruiting
Start Date
May 2006
Completion Date
June 2018
Sponsors
Duke University
Source
Duke University
Record processing date
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this data on July 28, 2015
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