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Proteinuria in Pre and Post Transplant

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Know the risks and potential benefits of clinical studies and talk to your health care provider before participating. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT01094327
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : March 26, 2010
Last Update Posted : June 9, 2020
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
George W. Burke, University of Miami

Brief Summary:
Patients with focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) who progress rapidly to end stage renal disease (ESRD) are at highest risk for development of recurrence of proteinuria following kidney transplantation. This study will look at serum specimens pre and post transplant, as well as kidney transplant specimens pre and post reperfusion to identify where the defects has occured that results in recurrence of proteinuria in a given kidney transplant.

Condition or disease

Detailed Description:
This study will retrospectively review patient's medical records for protein in the urine, blood creatinine and kidney biopsy results. Also character of the fluid used to flush the kidney before transplant will be analyzed.

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 100 participants
Observational Model: Other
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Evaluation of Recipients With and Without Proteinuria, Pre and Post Kidney Transplantation
Study Start Date : February 2008
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 2021
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2021

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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 25 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Pediatric population up to the age of 25 years old, with biopsy diagnosed of FSGS (focal segmental glomerulosclerosis).

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Kidney transplant recipients
  • Pediatric males and females up to the age of 25 years old.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Transplant recipients other than kidney

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01094327

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Contact: George Burke, M.D. 305-355-5111
Contact: Lissett Tueros 305-355-5315

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United States, Florida
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine Transplant Clinic Recruiting
Miami, Florida, United States, 33136
Contact: George Burke, M.D.    305-355-5111   
Principal Investigator: George Burke, M.D.         
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Miami
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Principal Investigator: George Burke, M.D. University of Miami
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Responsible Party: George W. Burke, Professor of Surgery, University of Miami Identifier: NCT01094327    
Other Study ID Numbers: 20070206
First Posted: March 26, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 9, 2020
Last Verified: June 2020
Keywords provided by George W. Burke, University of Miami:
focal segmental glomerulosclerosis
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Urination Disorders
Urologic Diseases
Urological Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms