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Prevalence and Type Distribution of Human Papillomavirus (HPV) in Tanzanian Men

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00932009
First Posted: July 2, 2009
Last Update Posted: August 11, 2015
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Collaborator:
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Susanne Kruger Kjaer, Danish Cancer Society
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to determine the prevalence and type distribution of genital human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in Tanzanian men.

Condition
Human Papillomavirus Infection

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Prevalence and Type Distribution of Genital Human Papillomavirus (HPV) in Tanzanian Men

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Further study details as provided by Susanne Kruger Kjaer, Danish Cancer Society:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • HPV infection [ Time Frame: At enrollment ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • HIV infection [ Time Frame: At enrollment ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA
cell scrapes from penis

Enrollment: 1933
Study Start Date: March 2009
Study Completion Date: December 2009
Primary Completion Date: August 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
Human papillomavirus
Tanzanian men with HPV and Tanzanian men without

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  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Tanzanian men from an urban setting (Dar es Sallam)(factories, University, college)and men from an rural setting (Muhesa, Mwanga, Bagamoyo)
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • men who are able to understand the information about the study (in writing or oral)

Exclusion Criteria:

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00932009


Locations
Denmark
Inst. of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society
Copenhagen, Denmark, DK-2100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Danish Cancer Society
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Susanne K. Kjaer, Professor MD Inst. of Cancer Epidemiology,Danish Cancer Society
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Susanne Kruger Kjaer, Professor, Danish Cancer Society
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00932009     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HPV IISP #36113
First Submitted: June 30, 2009
First Posted: July 2, 2009
Last Update Posted: August 11, 2015
Last Verified: August 2015

Keywords provided by Susanne Kruger Kjaer, Danish Cancer Society:
Human papillomavirus infection
Tanzanian men
Prevalence

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Papillomavirus Infections
DNA Virus Infections
Virus Diseases
Tumor Virus Infections