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Salpingectomy vs Tubal Sterilisation in Low Risk for Ovarian Cancer Women and Its Effect on Ovarian Reserve

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT01888159
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified June 2013 by Leonidas Magarakis, Karlstad Central Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : June 27, 2013
Last Update Posted : June 27, 2013
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Leonidas Magarakis, Karlstad Central Hospital

Brief Summary:
Randomised study to investigate if salpingectomies done to women wishing tubal sterilisation has an effect on ovarian reserve.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Ovarian Cancer Procedure: Bilateral Salpingectomy Procedure: Tubal sterilization with bipolar energy Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 100 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Study Start Date : September 2013
Estimated Primary Completion Date : September 2014

Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: Tubal Sterilization with bipolar
Salpingectomy vs Tubal Sterilisation
Procedure: Tubal sterilization with bipolar energy
Active Comparator: Bilateral Salpingectomy
Salpingectomy vs Tubal Sterilisation
Procedure: Bilateral Salpingectomy

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Anti-Mullerian hormone (AMH)and Follicle Stimulation Hormone (FSH) [ Time Frame: 3 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Anti-Mullerian hormone (AMH) [ Time Frame: 1 year ]
  2. Operative time [ Time Frame: Postoperatively ]
  3. Complications [ Time Frame: 3 months ]

Other Outcome Measures:
  1. Follicle Stimulation Hormone (FSH) [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
  2. Follicle Stimulation Hormone (FSH) [ Time Frame: 1 year ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   25 Years to 45 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Women seeking for tubal sterilisation

Exclusion Criteria:

  • women older than 45
  • family history of ovarian cancer
  • presence of menopausal symptoms
  • irregular cycles
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy or hormone contraceptions the last 3 months
  • history of previous ovarian or uterine surgeries
  • imaging suggesting an ovarian cyst or other adnexal pathology during investigation
  • previous salpingectomy

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01888159

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Contact: Leonidas Magarakis, MD 046737529929

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Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Karlstad, Värmaland, Sweden, 65185
Sponsors and Collaborators
Karlstad Central Hospital
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Responsible Party: Leonidas Magarakis, MD, Karlstad Central Hospital Identifier: NCT01888159    
Other Study ID Numbers: SEvsTSinAMH
First Posted: June 27, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 27, 2013
Last Verified: June 2013
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Ovarian Neoplasms
Carcinoma, Ovarian Epithelial
Endocrine Gland Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Ovarian Diseases
Adnexal Diseases
Genital Neoplasms, Female
Urogenital Neoplasms
Endocrine System Diseases
Gonadal Disorders
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
Neoplasms by Histologic Type