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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Adenocarcinoma Pancreas or Chronic Pancreatitis
and you are
between 18 and 90
years old
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This is an observational trial.
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The purpose

The aim of the study is to assess the accuracy of real-time perfusion imaging pattern of pancreatic focal lesions visualized by contrast-enhanced harmonic endoscopic ultrasound (CEH-EUS) for the differential diagnosis between chronic pseudotumoral pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer in a prospective multicenter design. The study will include patients with focal pancreatic masses evaluated by CEH-EUS and EUS-FNA. The diagnosis is usually unknown in the moment of the initial evaluation, the patients being included based on a suspicion of focal pancreatic masses after transabdominal ultrasound, CT or MR examinations. However, after a complete evaluation, a final diagnosis will be reached based on the combination of EUS-FNA cytology/pathology, surgical pathology and minimum 12 months follow-up.

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT01315548. The sponsor of the trial is University of Medicine and Pharmacy Craiova and it is looking for 210 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Contrast Enhanced Harmonic Endoscopic Ultrasound (CEH-EUS) Used in the Differentiation of Focal Pancreatic Masses