Decrease of Libido of Post-Operative Male-Female Transsexuals and a Healthy Female Control Group

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Organon
Information provided by:
University Hospital, Ghent
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00135148
First received: August 24, 2005
Last updated: December 19, 2007
Last verified: December 2007
  Purpose

Participants fill out a questionnaire on libido and their possible partner relationship.

A blood sample is taken for sex steroid analysis.


Condition Intervention
Transsexualism
Procedure: Filling out a questionnaire on libido and possible partner relationship
Procedure: Sex steroid analysis

Study Type: Observational
Official Title: Decrease of Libido of Post-Operative Male-Female Transsexuals and a Healthy Female Control Group

Further study details as provided by University Hospital, Ghent:

Estimated Enrollment: 150
Study Start Date: April 2004
Study Completion Date: August 2005
Detailed Description:

Participants fill out a questionnaire on libido and their possible partner relationship on the website http://www.onderzoek-libido.be.

A blood sample is taken for sex steroid analysis. The relation will be investigated between testosterone, free testosterone, sex hormone binding globulin, estradiol, DHEA and androstenedione and scores on relational and sexual satisfaction and sexual desire.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Transsexual women with completed adaptation of the sex (all surgical procedures and hormonal treatments)
  • The female control group must be 18-45 years
  Contacts and Locations
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Locations
Belgium
University Hospital Ghent
Ghent, Belgium, 9000
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Ghent
Organon
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Guy T'Sjoen, MD University Hospital, Ghent
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00135148     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2004/341
Study First Received: August 24, 2005
Last Updated: December 19, 2007
Health Authority: Belgium: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Transsexualism
Sexual Dysfunctions, Psychological
Sexual and Gender Disorders
Mental Disorders

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 28, 2014