This trial is active, not recruiting.

Condition hypothyroidism
Phase phase 4
Sponsor Sykehuset Telemark
Start date November 2002
End date December 2005
Trial identifier NCT00287144, 399702


The study tries to determine if post partum thyroiditis has marked long term (20 years after partum) risk for developing hypothyroidism.

United States No locations recruiting
Other countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Observational model defined population
Time perspective longitudinal

Eligibility Criteria

Female participants of any age.

Inclusion Criteria: - Defined group of women who tested positive for post partum thyroiditis in 1985. - Control group randomly picked from those who tested negative. Exclusion Criteria: -

Additional Information

Official title Observations of Leng Term Effects From Post Partum Thyroiditis.
Principal investigator Janna Berg
Description This is study where we follow up women who in 1985 were checked for the occurrence of post partum thyroiditis 6 week after labour. The former patients have been invited to participate by answering a questionnaire and by providing results from blood tests.
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in February 2006.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by Sykehuset Telemark.