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Nashville, Tennessee 37212


Purpose:

The purpose of this study is to compare the rate of long-term stent failure, defined as need for repeat biliary intervention following placement of C-SEMS vs U-SEMS for palliation of inoperable malignant distal bile duct obstruction.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - distal bile obstruction referred for ERCP with intended palliative metal stent placement for palliation of jaundice - 18 years of age or older - serum bilirubin > 2mg/dL Exclusion Criteria: - prior endoscopic or percutaneous biliary drainage - post-surgical anatomy - primary site of biliary obstruction involving the common hepatic duct or hilum - tumor involving gastric outlet, duodenum, or ampulla either precluding endoscopic access to the papilla or otherwise preventing endoscopic biliary cannulation


NCT ID:

NCT01905384


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Patrick Yachimski, MD, MPH
Vanderbilt University


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Nashville, Tennessee 37212
United States



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Site Status: N/A


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: November 20, 2017

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