Serum TG2A screening has a positive predictive value of 61% to detect celiac disease.
Avoiding gluten may result in reduced consumption of beneficial whole grains that could affect cardiovascular risk.
Celiac disease is associated with anorexia nervosa before and after a diagnosis of celiac disease.
The USPSTF evaluated the benefits and harms of screening vs not screening, targeted vs universal screening, and treatment for celiac disease.
In celiac disease, the surface pattern of the jejunal mucosa becomes flattened.
High gluten intake during the first 2 years of life was associated with an increased risk of celiac disease during childhood.
Screening children for five height- and weight-related differences in growth could be an effective means of spotting those with celiac disease.
A patient, Ms. B., was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes three years ago.
Breastfeeding, waiting to introduce foods with gluten doesn't prevent autoimmune disorder
Manufacturers are now subject to scrutiny and could be subject to regulatory action if gluten-free labels are not consistent with agency standards.
Classifying abdominal pain-related disorders can help determine which patients with IBS should be screened for celiac disease.
Breastfeeding for more than 12 months also associated with modest increase in risk.
Small excess risk for an autism spectrum disorder noted after celiac disease diagnosis.
Foods with claims of no gluten, free of gluten, and without gluten must meet definition of gluten-free
The AAPA's Clinical Health Affairs Commission cites childhood immunization, post-traumatic stress disorder, obesity, celiac disease and dementia as topics to watch in 2013.
Esophagogastroduodenoscopy, colonoscopy, complement fixation, celiac, sonogram, gynecologic workup and routine labs have all been negative in a teen with a three-year history of recurrent chronic abdominal pain and diarrhea. What steps should be taken next?
Women with unexplained infertility are at heightened risk for having undiagnosed celiac disease (CD), which may be a modifiable and treatable risk factor
Is there a connection between celiac disease (CD) and inflammation?