Pediatric Patients With Metabolic or Other Genetic Disorders
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02769949|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : May 12, 2016
Last Update Posted : April 25, 2018
Background: Some patients with unusual genetic conditions are referred to the National Institutes of Health (NIH). They may not be eligible to join current research studies. Testing such patients is a good way to improve the skills of research staff. The findings could lead to new processes and research.
To recruit a diverse group of pediatric subjects with genetic disorders. To give clinic staff hands-on experience working with these patients.
Children any age with a known or suspected genetic disorder.
Participants will be screened with medical history and physical exam. They may have lab and other tests.
Family members may give DNA samples.
Participants will have:
Height, weight, and other measurements taken.
A clinical evaluation of their disorder.
They may have:
Blood, urine, and saliva samples taken
Imaging tests. These may include x-rays, scans, ultrasound, or skeletal survey.
A sleep study
A visit with other specialists at NIH
A genetic test from a commercial lab
Medical photographs taken
Participants may have follow-up visits. They may get medical or surgical treatment.
|Condition or disease|
|Genetic Disorder Asperger Disorder Autism Spectrum Disorder Fragile X Syndrome Developmental Delay|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||5000 participants|
|Official Title:||Studies of Pediatric Patients With Metabolic or Other Genetic Disorders|
|Study Start Date :||May 11, 2016|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 31, 2036|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 31, 2036|
- Recruit Patients with Suspected or Siagnosed genetic diseases [ Time Frame: Ongoing ]
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02769949
|Contact: John R Perreault, C.R.N.P.||(301) firstname.lastname@example.org|
|United States, Maryland|
|National Institutes of Health Clinical Center||Recruiting|
|Bethesda, Maryland, United States, 20892|
|Contact: For more information at the NIH Clinical Center contact Office of Patient Recruitment (OPR) 800-411-1222 ext TTY8664111010 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator:||John R Perreault, C.R.N.P.||Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)|