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PPD Size and Mycobacteria Tuberculosis ELISPOT in Children Who Have Received BCG in Neonate Period

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified June 2005 by National Taiwan University Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
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First received: September 12, 2005
Last updated: NA
Last verified: June 2005
History: No changes posted
To investigate the size of PPD and TB specific ELISPOT among children between 3m/o and 15 y/o . Calculate the normal range of age specific PPD size in children who recieved BCG at new-born period.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Primary Purpose: Screening
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: PPD Size and Mycobacteria Tuberculosis ELISPOT in Children Who Have Received BCG in Neonate Period

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Estimated Enrollment: 460
Study Start Date: June 2005
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2005
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Ages Eligible for Study:   3 Months to 15 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria: A healthy child with the age between 3 month to 15 year, who has received BCG in the first month of life as schedule, without history of exposure of tuberculosis. -

Exclusion Criteria: Children not received his BCG within one month after birth, immunodeficiency, received steroid or immunosuppresant within 6 weeks, severe infection within 6 weeks, received life vaccine within 6 weeks

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00172783

Contact: Li-Ming Huang, PHD 886-2-23123456 ext 5139

National Taiwan University Hospital Recruiting
Taipei, Taiwan, 100
Contact: Li-Ming Huang, MD, PHD    886-2-23123456 ext 5139   
Principal Investigator: Pei-Chun Chan, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Taiwan University Hospital
Study Chair: Li-Ming Huang, MD, PHD National Taiwan University Hospital, Pediatrics
  More Information Identifier: NCT00172783     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 940201
Study First Received: September 12, 2005
Last Updated: September 12, 2005

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Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Mycobacterium Infections
Actinomycetales Infections
Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections
Bacterial Infections processed this record on May 25, 2017