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Prevalence of celiac disease in at-risk and not-at-risk groups in the United States: a large multicenter study.
BACKGROUND Celiac disease (CD) is an immune-mediated enteropathic condition triggered in genetically susceptible individuals by the ingestion of gluten. Although common in Europe, CD is thought to beExpand
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Chronic lung disease after premature birth.
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Prevalence of Celiac Disease in At-Risk and Not-At-Risk Groups in the United States
Background: Celiac disease (CD) is an immunemediated enteropathic condition triggered in genetically susceptible individuals by the ingestion of gluten. Although common in Europe, CD is thought to beExpand
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Coeliac disease, epilepsy, and cerebral calcifications
Abstract There have been anecdotal reports of an association between coeliac disease and epilepsy with cerebral calcifications that resemble those of the Sturge-Weber syndrome. A series of patientsExpand
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Prevalence and clinical features of selective immunoglobulin A deficiency in coeliac disease: an Italian multicentre study
Background—Selective immunoglobulin A (IgA) deficiency (SIgAD) is associated with coeliac disease (CD). Aim—To make a retrospective study of the association of SIgAD with CD in Italy.Expand
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Molecular mechanism of glucocorticoid resistance in inflammatory bowel disease.
Natural and synthetic glucocorticoids (GCs) are widely employed in a number of inflammatory, autoimmune and neoplastic diseases, and, despite the introduction of novel therapies, remain theExpand
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Effect of thalidomide on clinical remission in children and adolescents with refractory Crohn disease: a randomized clinical trial.
IMPORTANCE Pediatric-onset Crohn disease is more aggressive than adult-onset disease, has high rates of resistance to existing drugs, and can lead to permanent impairments. Few trials have evaluatedExpand
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Glutathione‐S‐transferase genotypes and the adverse effects of azathioprine in young patients with inflammatory bowel disease
Background: Adverse drug reactions to azathioprine, the prodrug of 6‐mercaptopurine, occur in 15%–38% of patients and the majority are not explained by thiopurine‐S‐methyltransferase (TPMT)Expand
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Coeliac disease, epilepsy, and cerebral calcifications. The Italian Working Group on Coeliac Disease and Epilepsy.
There have been anecdotal reports of an association between coeliac disease and epilepsy with cerebral calcifications that resemble those of the Sturge-Weber syndrome. A series of patients who hadExpand
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Proton pump inhibitors in children: a review.
Proton pump inhibitors are often used to treat disorders associated with gastric hypersecretion in children, despite the lack of pediatric formulations. They are highly effective in the treatment ofExpand
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