Study of Endocrine-Related Conditions and Physiology
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03867448|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : March 8, 2019
Last Update Posted : April 1, 2019
Endocrine disorders involve changes to glands that produce hormones. Hormones are released by these glands into the blood so they can direct the function of other tissues in the body. Researchers want to study people who may have endocrine disorders. They want to learn more about the conditions that affect endocrine glands.
To study adults with a variety of endocrine disorders for research and physician education.
Adults ages 18 and older who have an endocrine or metabolic-related disorder
Healthy volunteers 18 and older
Participants will be screened with a review of their medical records.
Participants will have a physical exam and medical history.
The length of the study and the schedule will vary by participant. Tests may include:
Blood and urine tests
Stool and saliva samples
Imaging studies: Participants will lie on a table while a machine takes pictures of the body. They may be injected with a substance to make their organs more visible in the pictures.
Tests of endocrine tissue function
Consultation with other specialists
Participants may be treated for their endocrine disorder. This could include:
Surgery. If tissue is removed during surgery, it may be studied.
Participants may have genetic testing. This will be done with a small amount of blood, cells from a cheek swab, or saliva.
Sponsoring Institution: National Institute of Digestive, Diabetes and Kidney Disease
|Condition or disease|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||1000 participants|
|Official Title:||The Evaluation and Management of Endocrine-Related Conditions and Physiology|
|Actual Study Start Date :||March 27, 2019|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||September 1, 2028|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||November 1, 2028|
inpatient and outpatient evaluation of adults with a variety of endocrine disorders
- Diagnosis/Treatment [ Time Frame: variable ]determination of diagnosis and/or treatment of an endocrine disorder
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03867448
|Contact: Lynnette K Nieman, M.D.||(301) firstname.lastname@example.org|
|United States, Maryland|
|National Institutes of Health Clinical Center||Recruiting|
|Bethesda, Maryland, United States, 20892|
|Contact: For more information at the NIH Clinical Center contact Office of Patient Recruitment (OPR) 800-411-1222 ext TTY8664111010 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator:||Lynnette K Nieman, M.D.||National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)|