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Post Partum Thyroiditis 2: Long Term Observations

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
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Sykehuset Telemark Identifier:
First received: February 2, 2006
Last updated: NA
Last verified: December 2005
History: No changes posted
The study tries to determine if post partum thyroiditis has marked long term (20 years after partum) risk for developing hypothyroidism.

Condition Phase
Phase 4

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Observations of Leng Term Effects From Post Partum Thyroiditis.

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Further study details as provided by Sykehuset Telemark:

Study Start Date: November 2002
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2005
Detailed Description:
This is study where we follow up women who in 1985 were checked for the occurrence of post partum thyroiditis 6 week after labour. The former patients have been invited to participate by answering a questionnaire and by providing results from blood tests.

Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Defined group of women who tested positive for post partum thyroiditis in 1985.
  • Control group randomly picked from those who tested negative.

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00287144

Sykehuset Telemark HF
Skien, Norway, 3710
Sponsors and Collaborators
Sykehuset Telemark
Principal Investigator: Janna Berg Sykehuset Telemark HF, Skien, Norway
  More Information Identifier: NCT00287144     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 399702 
Study First Received: February 2, 2006
Last Updated: February 2, 2006
Health Authority: Norway: Directorate of Health

Keywords provided by Sykehuset Telemark:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Postpartum Thyroiditis
Thyroid Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Puerperal Disorders
Pregnancy Complications
Thyroiditis, Autoimmune processed this record on January 17, 2017