Last updated on February 2018

Bevacizumab Versus Cidofovir for the Treatment of Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis


Brief description of study

The aim of this study is to compare the efficacy of intralesional bevacizumab, a monoclonal antibody against vascular endothelial growth factor, versus the antiviral drug cidofovir in patients with recurrent respiratory papillomatosis.

Detailed Study Description

The investigators designed a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study. Children and adults will be randomized to receive either 3 dosis of intralesional bevacizumab, cidofovir or saline solution. Primary endpoints are the assessment of changes in the annual surgery rate and Derkay papilloma severity grading scale; secondary endpoints are changes in the Voice Handicap Index and safety.

Clinical Study Identifier: NCT02555800

Find a site near you

Start Over