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Clinical Trial Details — Status: Completed

Administrative data

NCT number NCT02994797
Other study ID # ELSA
Secondary ID
Status Completed
First received
Last updated
Start date June 2016
Est. completion date April 2018

Study information

Verified date August 2018
Source University Hospital, Brest
Contact n/a
Is FDA regulated No
Health authority
Study type Observational

Clinical Trial Summary

Ultrasonography in salivary gland has demonstrated its usefulness to diagnose and follow patients with Sjögren syndrome (pSS). More recently, a new imaging technique allows to study the parenchymal elasticity in salivary glands and could be a new tool to evaluate patients with sicca syndrome and pSS.

Recruitment information / eligibility

Status Completed
Enrollment 78
Est. completion date April 2018
Est. primary completion date April 2018
Accepts healthy volunteers No
Gender All
Age group 18 Years to 90 Years
Eligibility Inclusion Criteria:

- Male or female

- More than 18 years old

- Consulting in Doppler unit for sicca syndrome or suspicion of Sjögren syndrome

- Consent agreement

Exclusion Criteria:

- No consent agreement

- No sicca symptoms

Study Design

Related Conditions & MeSH terms


Country Name City State
France CHU Brest Brest

Sponsors (1)

Lead Sponsor Collaborator
University Hospital, Brest

Country where clinical trial is conducted



Type Measure Description Time frame Safety issue
Primary salivary glands elastometry Measure of elasticity of salivary glands (parotid, submandibular and sublingual) in centimeter per second 1 day