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Evaluation of Patients With Thyroid Disorders

This study is currently recruiting participants.
Verified February 22, 2017 by National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC) ( National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) )
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00001159
First Posted: November 4, 1999
Last Update Posted: July 2, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC) ( National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) )
  Purpose

Participants in this study will be patients diagnosed with or suspected to have a thyroid function disorder. These conditions may include: hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, thyroid hormone resistance, Graves' Dermopathy, and thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) secreting pituitary adenomas.

The main purpose of this study is to further understand the natural history, clinical presentation, and genetics of thyroid function disorders. Many of the tests performed are in the context of standard medical care that is offered to all patients with thyroid function disorders. In addition, blood and tissue samples may be taken for research and genetic studies....


Condition
Hyperthyroidism Hypothyroidism

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Evaluation of Patients With Thyroid Function Disorders

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Further study details as provided by National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC) ( National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) ):

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Evaluation of Thyroid disorders.

Estimated Enrollment: 99999999
Study Start Date: January 14, 1977
Detailed Description:

Patients with thyroid function abnormalities (hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism) are studied and

treated in this protocol. A limited number of patients with a personal history of signs, symptoms or laboratory studies consistent with thyroid dysfunction or a strong family history of thyroid abnormalities are also enrolled. Patients undergo routine history and physical examination, standard endocrine blood and urine tests, a standard TRH test, thyroid nuclear medicine scan, thyroidal radioiodine (RAI) or technetium (99mTc) uptake measurements, as well as X-ray, computed tomography (CT) or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) studies or other standard diagnostic procedures, as clinically indicated. Patients will be screened for entry into other research studies.

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria
  • INCLUSION CRITERIA:

Patients of any age with known or suspected thyroid abnormalities may be included in this study. These disorders can be broadly defined as hyper- or hypothyroid states and laboratory abnormalities.

  Contacts and Locations
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To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.

Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00001159


Contacts
Contact: Craig S Cochran, R.N. (301) 402-1880 craigc@bdg10.niddk.nih.gov
Contact: Joanna Klubo-Gwiezdzinska, M.D. (301) 496-5052 joanna.klubo-gwiezdzinska@nih.gov

Locations
United States, Maryland
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center, 9000 Rockville Pike Recruiting
Bethesda, Maryland, United States, 20892
Contact: For more information at the NIH Clinical Center contact Patient Recruitment and Public Liaison Office (PRPL)    800-411-1222 ext TTY8664111010    prpl@mail.cc.nih.gov   
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Joanna Klubo-Gwiezdzinska, M.D. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
  More Information

Additional Information:
Publications:
Responsible Party: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00001159     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 770002
77-DK-0002
First Submitted: November 3, 1999
First Posted: November 4, 1999
Last Update Posted: July 2, 2017
Last Verified: February 22, 2017

Keywords provided by National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC) ( National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) ):
Hyperthyroidism
Hypothyroidism
Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone Secreting Pituitary Adenomas

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypothyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Thyroid Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases