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Pain Related Sexual Dysfunction After Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01086007
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 12, 2010
Last Update Posted : October 30, 2015
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Innovative Medicines Initiative
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Gitte Linderoth, Rigshospitalet, Denmark

Brief Summary:

Previous studies have reported that about 3 % of patients who have had open inguinal herniorrhaphy had a visceral, ejaculatory-related pain.

The investigators want to assess this problem among patients after laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair with(self-administered questionnaire study).


Condition or disease
Sexual Dysfunction Hernia, Inguinal Other Chronic Postoperative Pain

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 1172 participants
Official Title: Pain Related Sexual Dysfunction After Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
Study Start Date : February 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : May 2010
Actual Study Completion Date : June 2010

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MedlinePlus related topics: Hernia

Group/Cohort
Pain patients
Patients with pain related sexual dysfunction after laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair
Non-pain patients
Patients with no pain related sexual dysfunction after laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair




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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients who have had a laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male patients
  • >18 yrs

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Research protection

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01086007


Locations
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Denmark
Section of Surgical Pathophysiology, Rigshospitalet
Copenhagen East, Denmark, 2100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rigshospitalet, Denmark
Innovative Medicines Initiative
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: Gitte Linderoth, MD Section of Surgical Pathophysiology, Rigshospitalet
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Responsible Party: Gitte Linderoth, MD, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01086007    
Other Study ID Numbers: H-2-2009-126-B
First Posted: March 12, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 30, 2015
Last Verified: October 2015
Keywords provided by Gitte Linderoth, Rigshospitalet, Denmark:
Groin hernia
chronic pain
Persistent postoperative pain
Laparoscopic inguinal herniotomy
Sexual dysfunction
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Pain, Postoperative
Hernia
Hernia, Inguinal
Postoperative Complications
Pathologic Processes
Pain
Neurologic Manifestations
Pathological Conditions, Anatomical
Hernia, Abdominal