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Measuring the Spectrum of Tissues During Endoscopy

2014-08-27 03:18:35 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Lesions, polyps and other abnormalities in the gastrointestinal (GI) tract have a different composition compared to the normal mucose. The investigators plan to gather spectroscopic information from these features. Characterizing their unique spectrums, may help to enhance the detection and identification of these objects during endoscopy.

Study Design

Observational Model: Ecologic or Community, Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional

Conditions

Colon Carcinoma

Intervention

An optical fiber, inside the work channel of an endoscope, is added to the endoscopic examination

Location

Sheba Medical Center
Tel Hashomer
Israel
52621

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Sheba Medical Center

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:18:35-0400

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