Evaluation of Adults With Endocrine and Metabolic-Related Conditions
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02830308|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : July 12, 2016
Last Update Posted : December 16, 2021
There are many endocrine and metabolic-related conditions. Two well-known disorders include diabetes and thyroid disease. Some of these diseases are caused by a change in genes. Researchers want to identify the genes involved in these disorders. They hope this will help them learn more about these diseases.
To learn more about conditions that affect the hormone-secreting glands (endocrine glands) in adults. To train doctors to diagnose and treat people with endocrine or metabolic conditions.
Adults age 18 years and older with a known or suspected endocrine disorder.
Relatives ages 18 years and older.
Doctors will review all requests and available medical records to determine final eligibility for the protocol.
Participants will have a medical history and physical exam.
Most participants will have 1 visit, and may have follow up visits if necessary. They may have tests, surgery, or other procedures to help diagnose or treat their condition. These could include:
- Blood, urine, and saliva tests
- Imaging tests. These may include X-ray, ultrasound, or scans.
- Sleep study
- Medical photographs
- Visits with other specialists at NIH
Participants will provide blood, urine, saliva, or tissue samples. Some of these samples may be stored in the freezer for future studies.
Participants may be asked to participate in genetic testing. They will give a blood or saliva sample for this.
|Condition or disease|
This is an observational protocol designed to collect data from adult subjects with known or suspected endocrine or metabolic disorders.
OBJECTIVE: The overall purpose of endocrine evaluations under this protocol is to increase knowledge of endocrine or metabolic diseases. Adults with known or suspected endocrine or metabolic-related condition(s) may be evaluated under this protocol for:
- Collection of data for endocrine related conditions (case reports, case series)
- Collection of data for future research
- Collection of samples, including leftover samples from clinically indicated tests, for future research (including genomics)
METHODS: Patients will undergo a history and physical exam, anthropometrics, vital signs and endocrine laboratory studies.
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||1250 participants|
|Official Title:||Evaluation of Adults With Endocrine-Related Conditions|
|Actual Study Start Date :||July 9, 2016|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 20, 2029|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 31, 2029|
Adults with known or suspected endocrine or metabolic dissorde
Adults with known or suspected endocrine or metabolic dissorders
- Recruit a diverse population of adult subjects with a known or suspected endocrine or metabolic disorder in order to provide NICHD investigators and trainees with hands-on experience related to the diagnosis, management, treatment, and follow... [ Time Frame: 12/31/2036 ]The overall purpose of endocrine evaluations under this protocol is to support our clinical training and research missions.
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02830308
|Contact: Marissa F Lightbourne, M.D.||(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:||Marissa F Lightbourne, M.D.||National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)|