An Integrative Approach for Idiopathic Granulomatous Mastitis. (IIGM)
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04096300|
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : September 19, 2019
Last Update Posted : September 19, 2019
Collaboration is established between Turkish Holistic & Integrative Medicine Association and Traditional & Complementary Medicine Society of Istanbul Medipol University.
Study is carried out on idiopathic granulomatous mastitis patients who are followed in the Breast Clinic at Istanbul Medipol University Hospital for between September 2015 and September 2019. Hirudotherapy and medical cupping therapy were applied as traditional and complementary medicine integratively.
Following initial radiological imaging, microbiological- and histological testing, side effects and relapses are analyzed. Follow-up examination is also carried out at the end of the treatment, which consisted of clinical breast exam and radiological imaging.
|Condition or disease|
|Idiopathic Granulomatous Mastitis|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||30 participants|
|Official Title:||Traditional and Complementary Medicine: a Cure for Idiopathic Granulomatous Mastitis?|
|Actual Study Start Date :||June 1, 2019|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||September 2019|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||September 2019|
- Change of Breast Mass Size [ Time Frame: Up to 12 months ]Ultrasonic scan at 6 months
- Change of Breast Mass Size [ Time Frame: Up to 48 months ]Ultrasonic scan at 12 months
- Change of Breast Mass Size [ Time Frame: Up to 48 months ]MRI scan at 12 months, if prompted by ultrasonic scan
Biospecimen Retention: Samples Without DNA
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT04096300
|Beykoz, Istanbul, Turkey, 34810|