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Effect of Addition of Steroids on Duration of Analgesia

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Brief Summary

The purpose of the study is to investigate the differences in post-procedural pain scores and narcotic use among patients who receive a Superior Hypogastric Nerve Block (SHNB) with and without corticosteroid performed as part of the Uterine Artery Embolization (UAE) procedure.

Primary Purpose
Treatment
Study Type
Interventional
Phase
Phase II

Eligibility

Gender
Female
Healthy Volunteers
Yes
Minimum Age
30 Years
Maximum Age
60 Years

Inclusion Criteria:

  • females
  • aged between 30 and 60 years
  • diagnosed with symptomatic uterine fibroids and/or adenomyosis and scheduled to undergo UAE procedure

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Contraindications to UAE
  • SHNB is deemed unsafe for the patient
  • Allergies to local anesthetic or steroid agent
  • History of inflammatory bowel disease or ulcerative colitis
  • Uncorrectable abnormal coagulation profile
  • Diabetes mellitus

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Study Stats
Protocol No.
21-001880
Category
Radiological Sciences
Contact
Justin Akin
Location
  • UCLA Calabasas
  • UCLA Hollywood
  • UCLA North Hollywood
  • UCLA Santa Monica
  • UCLA Valencia
For Providers
NCT No.
NCT04126824
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