Trichloroacetic Acid for Endoscopic Tracho-esophageal Fistula Repair

Brief Title

Trichloroacetic Acid for Endoscopic Tracho-esophageal Fistula Repair

Official Title

Trichloroacetic Acid for Endoscopic Tracho-esophageal Fistula Repair

Brief Summary

      Today Endoscopic repair of recurrent Tracheesophageal fistula (TEF) is a safe procedure.
      Using Trichlosiacetic acid 50% (TCA) for endoscopic aplication of the fistula was reported
      with a good results ( 4 cases). There were no serious advers effects.

      The investigators want to use also TCA 50% for endoscopic repair in children with recurrent
      TEF.
    

Detailed Description

      Today Endoscopic repair of recurrent Tracheesophageal fistula (TEF) is a safe procedure.
      Using Trichlosiacetic acid 50% (TCA) for endoscopic aplication of the fistula was reported
      with a good results ( 4 cases). There were no serious advers effects.

      We want to use also TCA 50% for endoscopic repair in children with recurrent TEF.
    


Study Type

Interventional


Primary Outcome

Closure of the fistula

Secondary Outcome

 clinical and pulmonary improvment

Condition

Tracheo Esophageal Fistula

Intervention

Endoscopic repair of recurrent TEF by trichloroacetic acid aplications


Publications

* Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by National Clinical Trials Identifier (NCT ID) in Medline.

Recruitment Information


Recruitment Status

Procedure

Estimated Enrollment

20

Start Date

January 2011

Completion Date

January 2013

Primary Completion Date

January 2012

Eligibility Criteria

        Inclusion Criteria:

          -  children age 1 month- 20 years old with recurrent TEF.

          -  Failure of surgical repair.
      

Gender

All

Ages

1 Month - 20 Years

Accepts Healthy Volunteers

No

Contacts

, +972 2 6776817, [email protected]

Location Countries

Israel

Location Countries

Israel

Administrative Informations


NCT ID

NCT01287312

Organization ID

shlomoco-HMO-CTIL



Study Sponsor

Hadassah Medical Organization


Study Sponsor

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Verification Date

January 2011