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Cardiovascular Risks and Urinary Albumin Excretion(UAE) in Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCO)

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. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT02569164
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2015 by suzy abdelaziz Abdelhamid, Kasr El Aini Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : October 6, 2015
Last Update Posted : October 6, 2015
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
suzy abdelaziz Abdelhamid, Kasr El Aini Hospital

Brief Summary:
PCO patients will be assessed clinically,urine & blood samples will be tested. Systolic & diastolic blood pressure, serum glucose & insulin levels, lipid profile, C-reactive protein, complete hormonal profile, and Urinary albumin excretion will be measured.

Condition or disease
Urinary Albumin Excretion

Detailed Description:

PCO patients with 2 of 3 criteria: oligo- or anovulation ; hyperandrogenism &polycystic ovaries. Exclusion criteria: pregnancy, diabetes, hypertension , adrenal & thyroid dysfunction.

Blood samples after overnight fast (8hrs) at day 2 or 3 of menstrual cycle. Serum concentration of follicle stimulating hormone (FSH), luteinizing hormone (LH), prolactin, total testosterone & sex hormone binding globulin, serum 17-hydroxy (OH) progesterone & dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate will be measured.

Oral glucose tolerance test & plasma insulin levels will be measured. Total cholesterol, triglycerides, high& low density lipoproteins. Urinary albumin will be measured& all the data will be analysed.

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 50 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Urinary Albumin Excretion in Women With Polycyclic Ovary Syndrome and it's Relation to Cardiovascular Risk Factors
Study Start Date : October 2015
Estimated Primary Completion Date : November 2015
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2015

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Number of patients with hyperinsulinemia (uIU/ml) [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
  2. Number of patients with hyperlipidemia (mg/dl). [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
  3. Number of patients with albuminuria(ug/ml) [ Time Frame: 3 months ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
PCO patients

Inclusion Criteria:

  • PCO patients

Exclusion Criteria:

  • pregnancy
  • diabetes
  • hypertension
  • adrenal dysfunction
  • thyroid dysfunction

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT02569164

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Contact: suzy abdelaziz, M.D. 01003726195

Sponsors and Collaborators
Kasr El Aini Hospital
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Principal Investigator: suzy abdelaziz, M.D. kasrelaini
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Responsible Party: suzy abdelaziz Abdelhamid, lecturer of Obgyn, Kasr El Aini Hospital Identifier: NCT02569164    
Other Study ID Numbers: kasrelaini Obgyn..
First Posted: October 6, 2015    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 6, 2015
Last Verified: October 2015