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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00267475
Recruitment Status :
First Posted : December 21, 2005
Last Update Posted : September 19, 2013
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Marc Rothenberg, Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati
The purpose of this study is to conduct a translational study in patients with primary eosinophil associated gastrointestinal disorders [EGID] (e.g. eosinophilic esophagitis eosinophilic gastritis, eosinophilic enteritis [EE], eosinophilic colitis, and eosinophilic gastroenteritis [EGE]) with the aim of developing a data bank containing pertinent patient demographic information, tissue samples, and DNA, which will facilitate research on the pathophysiology of inflammatory disorders and the development of a verified successful clinical treatment program.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patients diagnosed with an eosinophilic disorder and patients without an eosinophilic disorder to serve as normal controls
Patients with an eosinophil associated gastrointestinal disorder (EGID), family members of patients with EGID, or normal controls.