Intravenous Gammaglobulin for Sickle Cell Pain Crises
This study is currently recruiting participants.
Verified September 2017 by Deepa Manwani, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Inc.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Inc.
First Posted: December 31, 2012
Last Update Posted: September 22, 2017
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Deepa Manwani, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Inc.
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study is currently recruiting participants.|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||July 2020|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||September 2019 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
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