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Impact of Iron Overload in Pediatric Patients Undergoing Stem Cell Transplantation


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Iron Overload

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Trial Information

Impact of Iron Overload in Pediatric Patients Undergoing Stem Cell Transplantation

Inclusion Criteria


1. Undergoing allogeneic HSCT for malignant or non-malignant conditions

2. Age greater than or equal to 5 years

3. Able to undergo MRI without a need for general anesthesia

4. No metal implants

5. Signed informed consent (by parent if patient is less than 18 years old, or by
patient, if he or she is greater than 18 years old).

Type of Study:

Observational

Study Design:

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective

Outcome Measure:

Hepatic iron content as measured by R2 MRI.

Outcome Time Frame:

Pre-HSCT and Day 100

Safety Issue:

No

Authority:

United States: Institutional Review Board

Study ID:

DFCI 07-004

NCT ID:

NCT00806715

Start Date:

February 2007

Completion Date:

October 2010

Related Keywords:

  • Iron Overload
  • hemochromatosis
  • Iron overload
  • Stem cell transplant
  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Stem cell transplant
  • Iron Overload

Name

Location

Children's Hospital BostonBoston, Massachusetts  02115