Overview

This trial is active, not recruiting.

Conditions women in the reproductive age group, undergoing laparoscopy for pelvic pain and/or infertility, not currently receiving hormonal treatment for at least 3 months prior to laparoscopy.
Treatment endometrial biopsy
Sponsor Selcuk University
Start date November 2009
End date June 2011
Trial size 60 participants
Trial identifier NCT01022372, 2009035

Summary

Our aim was to evaluate the efficacy of examining endometrial biopsy specimens for nerve fibers as a diagnostic test for endometriosis and endometrioma in a double-blind comparison with diagnostic laparoscopy.

United States No locations recruiting
Other Countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Observational model case control
Time perspective prospective
Arm
endometrial biopsy
For all the groups
endometrial biopsy
For all the groups
endometrial biopsy
For all the groups

Primary Outcomes

Measure
The density of nerve fibers in the endometrial biopsy sample.
time frame: 1 year

Eligibility Criteria

Female participants from 17 years up to 45 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - Women in the reproductive age group undergoing laparoscopy for pelvic pain and/or infertility, and not currently receiving hormonal treatment for at least 3 months prior to laparoscopy will be included in the study

Additional Information

Official title The Evaluation of Endometrial Biopsy in the Diagnosis of Endometriosis and Endometrioma: a Double Blind Study
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in May 2011.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by Selcuk University.