Prevalence of Oral Manifestations of Iron Deficiency Anemia in a Sample of Egyptian Population
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03365570|
Recruitment Status : Enrolling by invitation
First Posted : December 7, 2017
Last Update Posted : July 3, 2018
|Condition or disease|
|Iron Deficiency Anemia|
Study will be held in at the Hematology department at El Qasr Al-Einy Cairo University Hospital data collection started from February 2018 till end of April 2018 primary completion.
Clinical examination performed for oral mucosa, the number and type of lesions will be recorded. Patients' age, sex, duration of illness, type of anemia, location of any oral lesion or abnormality, history of drug and alcohol consumption, and presence or absence of dentures, will be recorded participants will not followed up and data will be collected prospectively.
A copy of participant's blood record will be obtained from the hematology department upon its approval.
Egyptian patients diagnosed with Iron deficiency anemia that attending the Hematology department at El Qasr Al-Einy Cairo University Hospital will be enrolled in the study. The age of participant enroll will be up to 70 years old, males and females will be included.
For each eligible participant, a full history will be obtained according to an assessment sheet, followed by clinical examination which will be done through an interview between the investigator and the patient.
All participants will be asked to sign a study-related informed consent. Oral manifestations of these patients will be evaluated by an oral medicine master student (the investigator).
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||400 participants|
|Observational Model:||Ecologic or Community|
|Official Title:||Prevalence of Oral Manifestations of Iron Deficiency Anemia in a Sample of Egyptian Population, Hospital-based Cross-sectional Study|
|Actual Study Start Date :||February 17, 2018|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||August 17, 2018|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||September 2018|
- Prevalence of oral mucosal lesions [ Time Frame: 15 minutes ]Presence of oral mucosal lesions will be assessed by clinical picture into dichotomous outcome (Yes/No) and percentage of each.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03365570
|Cairo, Egypt, 12613|
|Study Chair:||Fatheya Zahran, Professor||Head of the Department of Oral Medicine and periodontology Cairo University|