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Evaluation of Pancreatic Pseudocyst Drainage With a Metal Stent

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified October 2014 by University of Florida
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First received: November 5, 2010
Last updated: October 21, 2014
Last verified: October 2014

The purpose of this study is to study the evaluation of the effectiveness of endoscopic Pancreatic Pseudocyst drainage using a metal stent.

Condition Intervention
Pancreatic Pseudocysts
Procedure: Endoscopy

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prospective Evaluation of the Clinical Utility of Pseudocyst Drainage With Metal Stent

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Further study details as provided by University of Florida:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Resolution of Pancreatic Pseudocyst after placement of metal stent. [ Time Frame: Approximately 2-3 hours ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    This is an observational study to determine the effectiveness of using metal stents to drain pancreatic pseudocysts.

Estimated Enrollment: 150
Study Start Date: August 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: August 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date: August 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Pancreatic Pseudocysts
All adult patients who have a clinical indication to undergo an endoscopic drainage of a pancreatic pseudocyst.
Procedure: Endoscopy
Endoscopic drainage of a pancreatic pseudocyst using a metal stent per medical indication.


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients who have a medical indication for endoscopic drainage of pancreatic pseudocyst and are referred for the procedure as part of their standard medical care will be considered for the study.


Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Subject is 18 years or older
  2. Subject has pancreatic pseudocyst
  3. Subject has medical indication for drainage of the pancreatic pseudocyst
  4. Subject must be able to give informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Any contraindication to endoscopic pseudocyst drainage
  2. Subject is unable to give informed consent
  Contacts and Locations
Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the Contacts provided below. For general information, see Learn About Clinical Studies.

Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01239056

Contact: Peter V Draganov, MD 352-273-9400

United States, Florida
Shands UF Endoscopy Recruiting
Gainesville, Florida, United States, 32608
Contact: Peter V Draganov, MD    352-273-9400   
Principal Investigator: Peter V Draganov, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Chris Forsmark, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Mihir Wagh, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Shailendra Chauhan, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Florida
Principal Investigator: Peter V draganov, MD University of Florida
  More Information

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Responsible Party: University of Florida Identifier: NCT01239056     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Pancreatic Pseudocyst
Study First Received: November 5, 2010
Last Updated: October 21, 2014
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pancreatic Pseudocyst
Digestive System Diseases
Pancreatic Cyst
Pancreatic Diseases processed this record on November 27, 2014