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

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00135148
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 25, 2005
Last Update Posted : December 28, 2007
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Organon
Information provided by:
University Hospital, Ghent

Brief Summary:

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

A blood sample is taken for sex steroid analysis.


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

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.


Study Type : Observational
Enrollment : 150 participants
Official Title: Decrease of Libido of Post-Operative Male-Female Transsexuals and a Healthy Female Control Group
Study Start Date : April 2004
Actual Study Completion Date : August 2005




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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes 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

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00135148


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

Additional Information:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00135148     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2004/341
First Posted: August 25, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 28, 2007
Last Verified: December 2007