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Postoperative Hyperthyroidism

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01095341
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 30, 2010
Last Update Posted : March 30, 2010
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Heidelberg University

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the frequency and the clinical course of postoperative hyperthyroidism following surgery of tertiary hyperparathyroidism (THP) and to determine the diagnostic value of thyroglobulin in this setting.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Hyperthyroidism Other: No intervention performed

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 57 participants
Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Postoperative Hyperthyroidism After Parathyroidectomy
Study Start Date : April 2008
Actual Primary Completion Date : April 2009
Actual Study Completion Date : April 2009

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MedlinePlus related topics: Hyperthyroidism

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
THP
THP: patients undergoing parathyroidectomy according to tertiary hyperparathyroidism
Other: No intervention performed
Other causes
patients with hyperthyroidism not caused by parathyroidectomy
Other: No intervention performed



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Hyperthyroidism

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Thyroglobulin elevation


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 90 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
patients with tertiary hyperparathyroidism undergoing surgery for this reason
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients with tertiary hyperparathyroidism undergoing surgery for this reason
  • dialysis treatment

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patients wish

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Locations
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Germany
University Hospital Heidelberg
Heidelberg, Germany, 69120
Sponsors and Collaborators
Heidelberg University
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: Gottfried Rudofsky, MD University Hospital Heidelberg Germany

Publications:
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Responsible Party: Priv. Doz. Dr. med. habil. Gottfried Rudofsky, University Hospital Heidelberg
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01095341     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: GR-2010
First Posted: March 30, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 30, 2010
Last Verified: March 2010

Keywords provided by Heidelberg University:
hyperthyroidism
tertiary hyperparathyroidism
palpation thyroiditis
parathyroidectomy
thyroglobulin
rate of postoperative hyperthyroidism

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Hyperthyroidism
Thyroid Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases