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Uterine Artery Embolization With Microspheres in Patients With Leiomyoma. (EMBOSOFT I)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03535610
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 24, 2018
Last Update Posted : September 4, 2020
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Scitech Produtos Medicos Ltda

Brief Summary:
To evaluate the therapeutic response to uterine artery embolization in 30 patients with leiomyoma using the microspheres Embosoft (Embosoft® - Scitech Medical).

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Uterine Leiomyoma Device: Uterine Embolization Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 32 participants
Allocation: N/A
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Intervention Model Description: Prospective, single-arm, open label study
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Uterine Artery Embolization With Microspheres in Patients With Leiomyoma.
Actual Study Start Date : August 13, 2018
Actual Primary Completion Date : February 20, 2020
Actual Study Completion Date : May 20, 2020

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Embolization
Uterine Embolization with PVA Microspheres
Device: Uterine Embolization
Uterine Embolization with PVA Microspheres

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Uterine Volume Reduction [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    Uterine Volume Reduction measured by MRI

  2. Fibroid Reduction [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    Fibroid Reduction measured by MRI

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Quality of Life Improvement [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    Quality of Life Improvement measured by UFS-QOL

  2. Ovarian Function [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    Ovarian Function measured by Anti-Mullerian Hormon dosage pre and post-procedure

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Gender Based Eligibility:   Yes
Gender Eligibility Description:   Female patients with Uterine Leiomyoma
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • female patients from 18 to 50 years old;
  • symptomatic uterine intramural leiomyomas or multiple symptomatic leiomyomas in the presence of intramural;
  • patient agrees with study procedures;
  • patient signs the informed consent form.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • asymptomatic women;
  • isolated adenomyosis, pediculated subserous myoma, submucous leiomyoma (50% of uterine cavity diameter), intraligamentous leiomyoma;
  • leiomyoma diameter higher than 10 cm;
  • leiomyoma above the umbilical scar;
  • endometrial neoplasia or hyperplasia or presence of any malignancy
  • pregnant or breast feeding women;
  • active vasculitis;
  • pelvic irradiation history;
  • uncontrolled coagulopathies;
  • renal insufficiency;
  • contrast allergy;
  • concomitant use of GnRH analogues.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03535610

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Certa Centro de Referência em Tratamentos Avançados
São Paulo, SP, Brazil, 01401-002
Sponsors and Collaborators
Scitech Produtos Medicos Ltda
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Responsible Party: Scitech Produtos Medicos Ltda
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03535610    
Other Study ID Numbers: SC-ES_001
First Posted: May 24, 2018    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 4, 2020
Last Verified: September 2020
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
Keywords provided by Scitech Produtos Medicos Ltda:
Uterine Leiomyoma
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Neoplasms, Muscle Tissue
Neoplasms, Connective and Soft Tissue
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms, Connective Tissue
Connective Tissue Diseases