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Monitoring of Biopsy-Proven Interstitial Polyomavirus Nephritis in Kidney and Kidney Pancreas Transplant Recipients

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00374283
First Posted: September 11, 2006
Last Update Posted: January 3, 2008
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Information provided by:
University of Cincinnati
  Purpose
Evaluate techniques for monitoring the course of interstitial therapy for polyomavirus nephritis in kidney and kidney pancreas transplant recipients by monitoring blood, urine, and renal transplant biopsies of patients affected by polyomavirus.

Condition
Polyomavirus

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Monitoring of Biopsy-Proven Interstitial Polyomavirus Nephritis in Kidney and Kidney Pancreas Transplant Recipients

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Further study details as provided by University of Cincinnati:

Estimated Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: June 2001
Study Completion Date: October 2007
Detailed Description:
Evaluate techniques for monitoring the course of interstitial therapy for polyomavirus nephritis in kidney and kidney pancreas transplant recipients by monitoring blood, urine, and renal transplant biopsies of patients affected by polyomavirus.
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Recipients of a kidney or kidney pancreas transplant diagnosed with biopsy proven interstitial nephritis due to polyomavirus.
  • Age 18 to 70 years.
  • Capable of providing written informed consent.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Age less than 18 years or greater than 70 years.
  • Patient is on chronic warfarin or heparin therapy or has a disease that puts them at risk of bleeding.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00374283


Locations
United States, Ohio
The Christ Hospital
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States, 45267
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States, 45267
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Cincinnati
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Prabir Roy-Chaudhury, MD, PhD University of Cincinnati
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00374283     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: POLYOMA
First Submitted: September 8, 2006
First Posted: September 11, 2006
Last Update Posted: January 3, 2008
Last Verified: December 2007

Keywords provided by University of Cincinnati:
Monitoring
Polyomavirus
Kidney
Pancreas
Transplant

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Nephritis
Kidney Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Pancrelipase
Pancreatin
Gastrointestinal Agents