Search / Trial NCT00001205

Natural History of Treated Neurocysticercosis and Long-Term Outcomes

Launched by NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ALLERGY AND INFECTIOUS DISEASES (NIAID) · Nov 3, 1999

Trial Information

Current as of May 23, 2024

Recruiting

Keywords

Taenia Solium Neurocysticercosis Tapeworm Natural History

Description

The purpose of this protocol is to follow participants with cysticercosis during and after completion of treatment, to characterize the disease course during both short- and long-term follow-up, assess biomarkers associated with infection and response to treatment, improve diagnostic assays, and explore host-parasite interactions. Cysticercosis is defined as an infection with the larval form of Taenia solium and includes infection of the brain (neurocysticercosis [NCC]) that accounts for most of the symptomatic disease and serious complications. Evaluation and treatment will be provided as ...

Gender

All

Eligibility criteria

  • INCLUSION CRITERIA:
  • Patients ages 3 to 99 years.
  • Patients with proven or likely neurocysticercosis.
  • Willingness (of participant or legally authorized representative [LAR]) to sign consent and comply with study requirements.
  • EXCLUSION CRITERIA:
  • Not applicable.

Attachments

readout_NCT00001205_2024-05-23.pdf

4.5 MB

NCT00001205_study_protocol.pdf

4.5 MB

About company

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID, /ˈnaɪ.æd/) is one of the 27 institutes and centers that make up the National Institutes of Health (NIH), an agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). NIAID's mission is to conduct basic and applied research to better understand, treat, and prevent infectious, immunologic, and allergic diseases.

Contacts

JC

Jennifer Cobb

Immunology at National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

Locations

Bethesda, Maryland, United States

Bethesda, Maryland, United States

People applied

Timeline

First submit

Trial launched

Trial updated

Estimated completion

7 years-indefinite

Reviews (48)

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20 September 2023

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Leslie Alexander
20 September 2023

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