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|Eligible Ages||18 Years - 70 Years|
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|Phase 2/Phase 3|
The sponsor is the organization or person who oversees the clinical study and is responsible for analyzing the study data.
|University of Aarhus|
The person who is responsible for the scientific and technical direction of the entire clinical study.
|Lilli Lundby, MD|
|Principal Investigator Affiliation||Aarhus University Hospital|
Category of organization(s) involved as sponsor (and collaborator) supporting the trial.
The disease, disorder, syndrome, illness, or injury that is being studied.
|Crohn Disease, Perianal Fistulas, Cell- and Tissue-Based Therapy, Treatment|
Injection with freshly harvested autologous adipose tissue has been reported to be an efficient treatment of perianal fistulas in patients with Crohn´s Disease (CD). In a prospective observational study 57 % of 21 patients with complex fistulas refractory to combined surgical and/or medical treatment achieved complete clinical healing of the treated fistulas from one to three injections. This randomized and placebo controlled study aims to confirm the efficacy of injections with freshly harvested autologous adipose tissue in CD patients with perianal fistulas. 140 CD patients with complex perianal fistulas refractory to standard surgical and/or medical treatment will be included and randomized to either treatment with freshly harvested autologous adipose tissue or placebo (saline). Clinical evaluation of the treatment efficacy will also be performed in a blinded manner.
Active Comparator: Adipose tissue injection
Patients will be treated with freshly harvested autologous adipose tissue
Placebo Comparator: Placebo
Patients will be treated with saline
Procedure: - Adipose tissue injection
Injection with freshly harvested autologous adipose tissue
Procedure: - saline
injection with saline
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