Fiber-Optic Confocal Microscopy of the Urinary Tract Histopathology

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified December 2008 by Stanford University.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Mauna Kea Technologies
Information provided by:
Stanford University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00801762
First received: December 2, 2008
Last updated: NA
Last verified: December 2008
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

The goal of the study is to develop a novel approach to obtain real time optical biopsy of urinary tract pathology (e.g., bladder tumors) during urinary tract endoscopy using a novel fibered confocal microscope.


Condition Intervention
Bladder Cancer
Device: Fibered confocal microscope

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Fiber-Optic Confocal Microscopy of the Urinary Tract Histopathology

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Further study details as provided by Stanford University:

Estimated Enrollment: 30
Study Start Date: September 2008
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2009
  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:Research subjects with suspected urinary tract pathology (e.g., bladder tumors) who are scheduled to undergo cystoscopy with possible excisional biopsy (e.g. transurethral resection of bladder tumor) in the operating room.
 Exclusion Criteria:History of hypersensitivity to fluorescein; active urinary tract infection; pregnant; currently breast feeding;

  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00801762

Contacts
Contact: Jospeh C Liao, M.D. (650) 852-3284 jliao@stanford.edu

Locations
United States, California
VA Palo Alto Health Care System Recruiting
Palo Alto, California, United States, 94304
Contact: Jospeh C Liao, M.D.    650-852-3284    jliao@stanford.edu   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Stanford University
Mauna Kea Technologies
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Joseph C. Liao Stanford University
  More Information

No publications provided by Stanford University

Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00801762     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SU-10142008-1319
Study First Received: December 2, 2008
Last Updated: December 2, 2008
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
Urologic Neoplasms
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Urinary Bladder Diseases
Urologic Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on April 16, 2014