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Ultrasonic Measurements of the Clitoris in Fetuses

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Meir Medical Center Identifier:
First received: November 10, 2009
Last updated: August 27, 2013
Last verified: August 2013
Abnormal enlargement of the clitoris in fetal life may be a sign for different pathologies. To the investigators knowledge there is no published nomogram of the clitoris size through gestation and it's assessment is usually subjective. The purpose of this study is to create a nomogram of clitorial size through gestation by measuring its size in fetuses of different age in the second and third trimester.

Ambiguous Genitalia

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Measurements of the Fetal Clitoris by 2D Ultrasound

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Further study details as provided by Meir Medical Center:

Enrollment: 0
Study Start Date: November 2009
Study Completion Date: December 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   14 Weeks to 37 Weeks   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
pregnant women with a female fetus in the second or 3 ed trimester

Inclusion Criteria:

  • well dated pregnancy
  • singleton pregnancy
  • female fetus
  • appropriate for gestational age

Exclusion Criteria:

  • small for gestational age
  • other fetal anomalies
  • maternal conditions that can cause exposure of the fetus to high androgen environment
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01011400

Meir Medical Center
Kfar Saba, Israel
Sponsors and Collaborators
Meir Medical Center
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Responsible Party: Meir Medical Center Identifier: NCT01011400     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 121-09
Study First Received: November 10, 2009
Last Updated: August 27, 2013

Keywords provided by Meir Medical Center:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Disorders of Sex Development
Urogenital Abnormalities
Congenital Abnormalities
Gonadal Disorders
Endocrine System Diseases processed this record on September 20, 2017