A Study of Normal Subsynovial Connective Tissue and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:
- Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
- Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
- Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
- Rochester, Minnesota: 15-002011
Sponsor Protocol Number: 15-002011
About this study
The purpose of this study is to collect normal tissue as the control for a study looking at the role of synovial fibrosis in the development of carpal tunnel syndrome.
Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.
- Ages 18-60
- Indicated for surgery for dorsal carpal ganglion excision
- Diabetes or other metabolic disorder
- Treatment with steroids or cancer chemotherapy
- History of radiation therapy in the area being suctioned
- Mental impairment
- Language barriers that would raise questions regarding either autonomy or the ability to provide truly informed consent
Participating Mayo Clinic locations
Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.
|Mayo Clinic Location
Mayo Clinic principal investigator
Peter Amadio, M.D.
Closed for enrollment
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