Clinical Outcomes of Topical Ganciclovir Treatment in Cytomegalovirus Anterior Uveitis
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01486693|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified December 2011 by National Taiwan University Hospital.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : December 6, 2011
Last Update Posted : December 6, 2011
|Condition or disease|
The investigators will enroll 60 patients with positive results of the CMV PCR (polymerase chain reaction) from aqueous humor tapping from January 2006 to June 2011. All the patients (40 men, 20 women) were immunocompetent and diagnosed as symptomatic CMV infection. Their medical records will be reviewed, including demographic data as well as their ophthalmic and medical histories.
The purpose of this study was to evaluate long term efficacy and safety of topical ganciclovir treatment in CMV anterior uveitis.
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||60 participants|
|Official Title:||Clinical Outcomes of Topical Ganciclovir Treatment in Cytomegalovirus Anterior Uveitis|
|Study Start Date :||October 2011|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 2011|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||September 2012|
- Anterior chamber inflammation [ Time Frame: 4 weeks after starting treatment ]anterior chamber cell grading based on slit lamp microscopy
- probability of relapse-free [ Time Frame: 2 years after treatment ]Kaplan-Meier curve of relapse-free probability
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|Contact: I-Jong Wang, M.D. PhD||886-23123456 ext firstname.lastname@example.org|
|National Taiwan University Hospital||Recruiting|
|Contact: I-Jong Wang, M.D. PhD 886-23123456 ext 65729 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator: I-Jong Wang, M.D. PhD|
|Principal Investigator:||I-Jong Wang, M.D PhD||National Taiwan University Hospital|