Prevalence and Clinical Significance of Co-infection of Mycoplasma Pneumoniae in Patients With Pulmonary Tuberculosis

This study is enrolling participants by invitation only.
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Seoul National University Hospital Identifier:
First received: June 20, 2009
Last updated: June 13, 2012
Last verified: June 2012

Several case report showed that the co-infection of Mycoplasma pneumoniae in patients with pulmonary tuberculosis. The aim of this study is to elucidate the prevalence and its clinical significance of co-infection of Mycoplasma pneumonia in patients with newly diagnosed pulmonary tuberculosis.

Mycoplasma Pneumonia
Pulmonary Tuberculosis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prevalence and Clinical Significance of Co-infection of Mycoplasma Pneumoniae in Patients With Pulmonary Tuberculosis

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Further study details as provided by Seoul National University Hospital:

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA

Sera of TB patient

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: June 2009

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Pulmonary tuberculosis


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Bacteriologically or clinically diagnosed pulmonary TB
  • Older than 17years

Exclusion Criteria:

  • HIV positive
  • Immune-compromized
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00926601

Korea, Republic of
Seoul National University Hospital
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 110-744
Sponsors and Collaborators
Seoul National University Hospital
Principal Investigator: Jae-Joon Yim, MD Seoul National University Hospital
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Jae-Joon Yim / Associate Professor, Seoul National University Hospital Identifier: NCT00926601     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: H-0906-006-281
Study First Received: June 20, 2009
Last Updated: June 13, 2012
Health Authority: Republic of Korea: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Mycoplasma Infections
Pneumonia, Mycoplasma
Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Pleural Diseases
Respiratory Tract Infections
Mycoplasmatales Infections
Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections
Bacterial Infections
Pneumonia, Bacterial
Mycobacterium Infections
Actinomycetales Infections
Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections processed this record on April 17, 2014