Video Assisted Ablation of Pilonidal Sinus
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Treatment||video assisted ablation of pilonidal sinus|
|Sponsor||Federico II University|
|Start date||September 2013|
|End date||December 2015|
|Trial size||200 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT01963273, 5082, Surgery|
The investigators supposed that the complete video assisted ablation of pilonidal sinus (VAAPS) could be an effective minimally invasive treatment of pilonidal sinus. This new minimally invasive treatment allows the identification of the sinus cavity with its lateral tracks, the destruction and the removal of all infected tissue and the removing of any hair.
|Endpoint classification||efficacy study|
|Intervention model||single group assignment|
All consecutive patients with diagnosis of chronic sacrococcygeal pilonidal sinus will be screened for the enrollment in our study.
time frame: 1 month
time frame: 1 year
Male or female participants from 15 years up to 90 years old.
Inclusion Criteria: Diagnosis of chronic pilonidal sinus Exclusion Criteria: Inability to consent to the study Recurrent pilonidal sinus after an outmidline technique
|Official title||Video Assisted Ablation of Pilonidal Sinus. Evaluation of Safety and Efficacy of a New Minimally Invasive Technique|
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