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Pregnancy Outcomes in Congenital Myasthenie Syndrome (POCoMS)

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 18, 2011
Last Update Posted : November 18, 2011
Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Laurent Servais, M.D., Institut de Myologie, France

Brief Summary:
This is a retrospective study that follows the clinical evolution, the pregnancy and the post-partum perioad of female patients with Congenital Myasthenic Syndrome.

Condition or disease
Congenital Myasthenic Syndrome

Detailed Description:
The aim of this study is to better understand the action of hormonal factors that are presumably incriminated for the fluctuation of the disease. The investigators would also like to better adress the issues of women with Congenital Myasthenic Syndrome, who desire a pregnancy : the possibility of decompensation, the problems that can arise during the course of the childbearing, the risk of foetal malformations.

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 25 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Retrospective Study :Describe the Changes of the Disease in Many Cases Likely to Aggravate.
Study Start Date : January 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : January 2011
Actual Study Completion Date : October 2011

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Women with Congenital Myasthenie Syndrome

Inclusion criteria:

  • Adult women
  • Congenital myastenic syndrome genetically confirmed or with clinical compatible and electrophysiological evidence
  • Written consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Neurological or general pathology occurs significantly with the initiation and conduct of a pregnancy.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01474980

Sponsors and Collaborators
Institut de Myologie, France
Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris
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Principal Investigator: Laurent SERVAIS, MD, PhD institut myologie

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Responsible Party: Laurent Servais, M.D., Laurent SERVAIS MD, PhD, Institut de Myologie, France Identifier: NCT01474980     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2010-A00495-34
First Posted: November 18, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 18, 2011
Last Verified: November 2011

Keywords provided by Laurent Servais, M.D., Institut de Myologie, France:
Congenital Myasthenic Syndrome

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Myasthenic Syndromes, Congenital
Lambert-Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome
Pathologic Processes
Paraneoplastic Syndromes, Nervous System
Nervous System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Paraneoplastic Syndromes
Autoimmune Diseases of the Nervous System
Nervous System Diseases
Neurodegenerative Diseases
Neuromuscular Junction Diseases
Neuromuscular Diseases
Autoimmune Diseases
Immune System Diseases
Genetic Diseases, Inborn