Clinical Trial

Treatment of Calcinosis Cutis

Study Description

A Comparative Study of the Efficacy of Intralesional Sodium Thiosulfate Versus Intralesional Normal Saline for the Treatment of Dystrophic and Idiopathic Calcinosis Cutis

The purpose of our research is to compare the effectiveness of 125mg/50ml sodium thiosulfate (STS) solution to normal saline (0.9% sodium chloride) when injected intralesionally for the treatment of calcinosis cutis. Our specific aim is to assess the response of dystrophic and idiopathic calcinosis cutis to the injections of sodium thiosulfate in our patients.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

Pharmaceutical medication involved Pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Drug - Sodium Thiosulfate

A volume of 0.1 ml/cm2 of STS will be injected into each lesion.

Saline Solution

A volume of 0.1 ml/cm2 of normal saline will be injected into the control lesion.

Additional Information

Official Study Title

A Comparative Study of the Efficacy of Intralesional Sodium Thiosulfate Versus Intralesional Normal Saline for the Treatment of Dystrophic and Idiopathic Calcinosis Cutis, A Double-Blind Randomized Placebo-Controlled Trial

Clinical Trial ID

NCT03639779

ParticipAid ID

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