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Risk Factors of Porphyria Cutanea Tarda (PCT)

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00213772
First Posted: September 21, 2005
Last Update Posted: September 21, 2005
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Information provided by:
University Hospital, Strasbourg, France
  Purpose

Comparison of patients with documented PCT and HCV infection, documented PCT without HCV, HCV infection without PCT and controls without HCV or PCT.

Single blood + urine sample uptake to investigate : mutations in HFE gene, uroporphyrinogen decarboxylase activity, HCV genotye, history of disease.


Condition
Porphyria Cutanea Tarda

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: “Factors Associated With Porphyria Cutanea Tarda in Patients Infected With Hepatitis C Virus”

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Further study details as provided by University Hospital, Strasbourg, France:

Estimated Enrollment: 280
Study Start Date: May 1999
  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Porphyria cutanea tarda /HCV negative Porphyria cutanea tarda/ HCV positive HCV positive HCV negative controls
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00213772


Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Strasbourg, France
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Bernard Cribier, MD Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg
Principal Investigator: O. Chosidow, MD Hopital Pitié-Salpétrière / Paris
Principal Investigator: M. Bagot, MD Hopital Henri Mondor / CHU Créteil
Principal Investigator: J.P Lacour, MD Hopital de l'Archet / CHU Nice
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00213772     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2030
First Submitted: September 13, 2005
First Posted: September 21, 2005
Last Update Posted: September 21, 2005
Last Verified: September 2005

Keywords provided by University Hospital, Strasbourg, France:
Porphyria cutanea tarda
hepatitis C
hemochromatosis

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Porphyrias
Porphyria, Erythropoietic
Porphyria Cutanea Tarda
Porphyrias, Hepatic
Metabolic Diseases
Skin Diseases, Genetic
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Skin Diseases
Liver Diseases
Digestive System Diseases