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Barrett's Esophagus Clinical Trials

A listing of Barrett's Esophagus medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.

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Found (26) clinical trials

The Captivator EMR Registry

To confirm performance of the Captivator™ EMR device for resection of early neoplasia in Barrett's Esophagus.

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Cytosponge Adequacy Study Evaluation II

This is a cross-sectional study of subjects with Barrett's esophagus (BE) to assess the utility of the Cytosponge device as a non-endoscopic method for collecting surface cells from the esophagus. This study will enroll 2 groups of subjects: 1) Subjects presenting for routine endoscopic BE surveillance examinations (n=120), and 2) ...

Phase N/A

Radiofrequency Ablation in Patients With Barrett's Esophagus

For treatment of Barrett's Esophagus (BE), a condition considered as a complication of the gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), radiofrequency ablation (RFA) was introduced as a new method over 10 years ago. This method is already established in treating low- and high-grade dysplastic BE, but there is also a recommendation in ...

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Barrett's Esophagus Patient Registry

The ultimate goal of the Barrett's Esophagus Patient Registry is to help develop more effective targeted screening strategies and treatment options for Barrett's esophagus and esophageal adenocarcinoma (EAC). We plan to do by developing a registry that will serve as a platform. Examples of analyses could include identifying genetic determinants ...

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Predicting Risk of Cancer in Barrett's Esophagus

Patients with Barrett's esophagus (BE) have an increased risk of esophageal adenocarcinoma which is 40-125 fold higher than in the general population. However, the current techniques of detecting dysplasia and observing abnormal p53 immunohistochemical staining are not accurate or reliable methods for determining which BE patients will progress to cancer. ...

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Studying Genes for Barrett's Esophagus in Brothers and Sisters

OBJECTIVES: Primary - To investigate the familial incidence of heartburn and Barrett's esophagus in first and second degree relatives of patients with Barrett's esophagus in the United Kingdom. - To determine susceptibility genes for Barrett's esophagus in affected sibling pairs. - To examine gene-environment interactions, such as smoking, alcohol, and ...

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Progression of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Barrett's Esophagus and the Creation of a Barrett's Registry

Symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux are common. It affects at least 40% of the adult American population and 40 million American adults experience reflux symptoms on a regular basis. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) typically affects Caucasians and older males. It is a significant risk factor for development of Barrett's esophagus (BE) ...

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Demographics and Findings of Upper Endoscopy Patients

Barrett's esophagus is a pre-malignant condition associated with adenocarcinoma of the lower esophagus, and is found in 10-15% of patients with Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD). In prospective studies of patients undergoing endoscopy for reflux symptoms, the prevalence of long segments of Barrett's Esophagus (3cm or greater) is reported to be ...

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Barrett's Esophagus Related Neoplasia (BERN) Project

B. BACKGROUND AND SIGNIFICANCE Burden of disease Barrett's esophagus (BE) is an acquired condition resulting from chronic gastroesophageal reflux disease and is a well recognized pre-malignant condition for the development of esophageal adenocarcinoma (EAC) (1, 2). BE is defined as the displacement of the squamocolumnar junction proximal to the gastroesophageal ...

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Impact of NBI on Patients Undergoing Endoscopic Eradication Therapy

Barrett's esophagus (BE), is a condition whereby normal esophageal squamous epithelium is replaced by metaplastic columnar epithelium, predisposing patients to esophageal adenocarcinoma (EAC). It is estimated that about 5.6% of adults in the United States have BE with risk factors including: long standing gastroesophageal reflux disease, tobacco use, male gender, ...

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