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clinical trial
if you have
Solid Pancreatic Mass Lesions or Malignant Neoplasm of Pancreas
and you are
over 18
years old
Phase
-
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The purpose

The goal of this clinical research study is to compare the performance of a newly available needle with reverse bevel design (called the EchoTip® Procore™ needle) with standard needles to see which needle gives better diagnostic information for pancreatic lesions.

Provided treatments

  • Device: Novel 22-gauge Core Biopsy Needle + Standard Biopsy Needle
Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT01598194. The sponsor of the trial is M.D. Anderson Cancer Center and it is looking for 60 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Prospective Comparison of a Novel 22-gauge Core Biopsy Needle With Reverse Bevel Design to a Standard Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) Guided Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA) Needle for Diagnosis of Solid Pancreatic Mass Lesions