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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Crohn Disease
and you are
between 18 and 75
years old
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The phase for this study is not defined.
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The purpose

Kono and collegues have described a new anastomotic technique to restore bowel contintuity after ileocecal resection for Crohn's disease (CD). This tecnique implies a hand-sewn ileocolic anastomosis, that involves exclusively the antimesenteric side of the bowel and that functionally acts as an end-to-end anastomosis. In a retrospective study, the authors have shown that this anastomotic tecnique, when compared to stapled side-to-side anastomosis, significantly reduces the severity of endoscopic recurrence at 1 year after surgery and the rate of reoperation for anastomotic recurrence at 5 years after surgery. Aim of this trial is to compare the outcomes of the Kono anastomosis with the ones achieved by the stapled side-to-side anastomosis, within a prospective randomized study.

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  • Procedure: Kono anastomosis
  • Procedure: Stapled side-to-side anastomosis
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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT02631967. The sponsor of the trial is Federico II University and it is looking for 132 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
A New Anastomotic Technique After Ileocecal Resection for Crohn's Disease. Kono-s Anastomosis vs Stapled Side-to-side Anastomosis: a Randomized Controlled Trial