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Special Investigation (All Cases) of LipaCreon in Patients With Pancreatic Exocrine Insufficiency Due to Cystic Fibrosis

2014-12-10 11:40:40 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This study aims at collecting the information related to the safety and effectiveness in the pancreatic exocrine insufficiency patients due to cystic fibrosis receiving the treatment with LipaCreon in order to evaluate the effective and safe use of LipaCreon.

Study Design

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Cystic Fibrosis

Location

Research facility ID ORG-000141
Aichi
Japan
467-8602

Status

Recruiting

Source

Abbott

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-12-10T11:40:40-0500

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