Sensitivity and Specificity of QuantiFeron -TB Gold Test (QFT-G)in Patients With Psoriasis
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01223976|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2010 by Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center.
Recruitment status was: Not yet recruiting
First Posted : October 19, 2010
Last Update Posted : October 19, 2010
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Tuberculosis Psoriasis||Other: Tuberculin skin test and Quantiferon -TB Gold test||Phase 4|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||150 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Sensitivity and Specificity of QuantiFeron -TB Gold Test (QFT-G)in Comparison With Tuberculin Skin Test in Patients With Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis|
|Study Start Date :||November 2010|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||June 2011|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||August 2011|
- Other: Tuberculin skin test and Quantiferon -TB Gold test
TST A 2-TU dose of PPD will bevadministered by a certified technician using the Mantoux method and induration measured after 72 h.
QFT-G test The second-generation QuantiFeron® (QIFN) whole-blood IFN assay (Cellestis) will be performed and interpreted according to the manufacturer's instructions.
- The level of agreement between TST and QTF in patients with psoriasis in comparison with controls [ Time Frame: 3 days ]
- Levels of TST in patients with psoriasis in comparison with healthy controls [ Time Frame: 3 days ]
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|Contact: Ori Elkayam, MDfirstname.lastname@example.org|
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|Tel Aviv Medical Center|
|Tel Aviv, Israel, 64239|
|Contact: Ori Elkayam, M.D 97236973668 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator: Ori Elkayam|
|Sub-Investigator: Hagit Mats|