Use of MRI and PET for Assessing Disease Activity in Takayasu's Arteritis
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00744952|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : September 1, 2008
Last Update Posted : May 2, 2017
Office of Rare Diseases (ORD)
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Peter Merkel, University of Pennsylvania
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Recruiting|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||August 2018|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||August 2018|
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