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Observational Study of Keloids Scars Treated by Shaving and Cryosurgery (KELOIDS SCARS)

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. Know the risks and potential benefits of clinical studies and talk to your health care provider before participating. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT02886091
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : September 1, 2016
Last Update Posted : May 9, 2019
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University Hospital, Brest

Brief Summary:
Treatment of keloids scars is difficult and controversial. These keloids have a functional and aesthetic impact. A lot of treatment are described with a lot of relapses and aggravation. Authors report outcomes of the treatment with shaving and cryosurgery

Condition or disease
Keloids Scars

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 25 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : August 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date : August 2019
Estimated Study Completion Date : August 2019

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Scars

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. size scar [ Time Frame: Inclusion and one years after ]
    reduction size scar

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Keloids scars

Inclusion Criteria:

  • keloids scars
  • treatment of shaving and cryosurgery

Exclusion Criteria:

  • immunosuppressive therapy
  • chemotherapy

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT02886091

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Contact: Alexandra Trimaille

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CHRU de Brest Recruiting
Brest, France, 29609
Contact: Alexandra Trimaille         
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Brest
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Study Director: Alexandra Trimaille CHRU de Brest

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Responsible Party: University Hospital, Brest Identifier: NCT02886091    
Other Study ID Numbers: KELOIDS SCARS
First Posted: September 1, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 9, 2019
Last Verified: May 2019
Keywords provided by University Hospital, Brest:
Hypertrophic scars
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Collagen Diseases
Connective Tissue Diseases
Pathologic Processes