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Prevalence of Pituitary Incidentaloma in Relatives of Patients With Pituitary Adenoma

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00598949
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified December 2010 by Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : January 23, 2008
Last Update Posted : December 15, 2010
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Brief Summary:
The purpose of the study is to determine genetic links among blood-relatives and between spouses of patients with pituitary tumors.

Condition or disease
Pituitary Tumor

Detailed Description:
The purpose of the family study is to investigate the genetic basis for the development of pituitary tumors by assessing the prevalence of pituitary tumors in relatives of probands with the disease as compared to the prevalence in unrelated spouses sharing a similar environment.

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 600 participants
Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prevalence of Pituitary Incidentaloma in Relatives of Patients With Pituitary Adenoma
Study Start Date : January 2003
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 2015





Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA
cell lines are established for future genetic analysis


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
tertiary referral center
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients harboring secretory or non-secretory adenomas and/or siblings and/or spouses

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patient without consenting siblings and/or siblings and/or spouses

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00598949


Contacts
Contact: Billy Gellepis 310-423-3395 Billy.Gellepis@cshs.org
Contact: Lori korsakoff, RN 310-423-2411 lori.korsakoff@cshs.org

Locations
United States, California
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Pituitary Center Recruiting
Los Angeles, California, United States, 90048
Contact: Vivien Bonert, MD    310-423-2830    Bonertv@cshs.org   
Contact: Lori Korsakoff, RN    310-423-2411    lori.korsakoff@cshs.org   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Vivian Bonert, MD Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Responsible Party: Vivien Bonert, MD, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Pituitary Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00598949     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 3765
3765
First Posted: January 23, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 15, 2010
Last Verified: December 2010

Keywords provided by Cedars-Sinai Medical Center:
Pituitary
Adenoma
Tumor
Acromegaly
Prolactinoma
Cushing's

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pituitary Diseases
Pituitary Neoplasms
Neoplasms, Glandular and Epithelial
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms
Endocrine Gland Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Hypothalamic Neoplasms
Supratentorial Neoplasms
Brain Neoplasms
Central Nervous System Neoplasms
Nervous System Neoplasms
Adenoma
Hypothalamic Diseases
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases