Long-term Study in US Cystic Fibrosis Patients Receiving Digestive Enzyme Supplements to Assess Any Narrowing of the Large Intestine Causing Adverse Intestinal Symptoms (Fibrosing Colonopathy)
Status: Active - Enrolling.
PI: Marie Egan, MD
Contact: Catalina Guzman (203) 785-4971 firstname.lastname@example.org
This is a long-term study in cystic fibrosis patients who are participating in the Cystic Fibrosis Patient Registry to assess the occurrence and risk factors for a rare bowel disorder called fibrosing colonopathy (narrowing of the large intestine). Patients will be followed at their regular clinical care visits over a 10-year period and approached if they develop symptoms of fibrosing colonopathy for collection and use of further detailed information.
The inclusion criteria for enrollment in the Base Study Population
- Diagnosed with cystic fibrosis,
- Enrolled in the Cystic Fibrosis Patient Registry
- Receiving medical care at a Cystic Fibrosis Foundation-accredited care center providing data to the Cystic Fibrosis Patient Registry