Epidemiology of Chronic Diarrhea Among Children Admitted to Gastroenterology Unit at Assuit University Children Hospital
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03261297|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2017 by moustafa abd ellatif, Assiut University.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : August 25, 2017
Last Update Posted : August 25, 2017
Chronic diarrhea is defined as stool volume of more than 10g/kg/day in toddlers/infants and greater than 200 g/day in older children that lasts for 14 days or more.
Chronic diarrhea has many of causes can calcified as infectious & noninfectious causes.
- Infectious causes as: - Escherichia coli, Giardia Lamblia, tuberculosis, Clostridium difficile & Shigella.
- Noninfectious causes as(Abnormal digestive processes- Nutrient Mal -absorption- Immune/ inflammatory- Defects of electrolyte And metaboliteTransport- Motility disorders- Diarrhea associated With exogenous substances)
There are four basic pathophysiological categories of diarrhea: as ( osmotic diarrhea- secretory diarrheas- motility related diarrhea- Inflammatory diarrhea)
|Condition or disease|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||50 participants|
|Official Title:||Epidemiology of Chronic Diarrhea Among Children Admitted to Gastroenterology Unit at Assuit University Children Hospital|
|Actual Study Start Date :||August 22, 2017|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||August 22, 2017|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||August 22, 2018|
- Identify the prevalence of chronic diarrhea at Gastroenterology unit at Assuit University Children Hospital [ Time Frame: one year ]Not yet recruiting: Participants are not yet being recruited
- improve hospital to meet the most common couse of diarrha in our hospital [ Time Frame: one year ]Not yet recruiting: Participants are not yet being recruited
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|Moustafa Abd Ellatif||Recruiting|