Natural History of Urticaria Pigmentosa in Children (UP)
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Official Title:||Natural History of Urticaria Pigmentosa in Children|
|Study Start Date:||January 2006|
|Study Completion Date:||June 2008|
|Primary Completion Date:||June 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
This study involves children, of age 0-18 years old who are diagnosed with urticaria pigmentosa during their visit at the Pediatric Dermatology Clinic. Parents and child will be interviewed to gain medical and family history, in addition, the doctor will perform a physical exam and take a photograph. Children older than 4 years of age will complete the "Children Dermatology Life Quality Index." Children less than 4 years of age with an active disease will have laboratory tests requiring a sample of blood (1 teaspoon).
Patients will receive $50 for their first office visit as financial reimbursement for participating in the study.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00467792
|United States, Wisconsin|
|Children's Hospital of Wisconsin|
|Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States, 53226|
|Principal Investigator:||Sheila Galbraith, MD||Medical College of Wisconsin|