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Guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of celiac disease in children: recommendations of the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition.
It is recommended that children and adolescents with symptoms of celiac disease or an increased risk for Celiac disease have a blood test for antibody to tissue transglutaminase (TTG), and that those with an elevated TTG be referred to a pediatric gastroenterologist for an intestinal biopsy and treated with a strict gluten-free diet. Expand
ACG Clinical Guidelines: Diagnosis and Management of Celiac Disease
Given the incomplete response of many patients to a GFD-free diet as well as the difficulty of adherence to the GFD over the long term, development of new effective therapies for symptom control and reversal of inflammation and organ damage are needed. Expand
Prevalence of celiac disease in at-risk and not-at-risk groups in the United States: a large multicenter study.
The results suggest that CD occurs frequently not only in patients with gastrointestinal symptoms, but also in first- and second-degree relatives and patients with numerous common disorders even in the absence of gastrointestinal symptoms. Expand
The Oslo definitions for coeliac disease and related terms
A multidisciplinary task force of 16 physicians from seven countries used the electronic database PubMed to review the literature for CD-related terms and suggested a definition for each term, followed by feedback through a web survey on definitions and discussions during a meeting in Oslo. Expand
Multiple common variants for celiac disease influencing immune gene expression
Variants from 13 new regions reached genome-wide significance and most contain genes with immune functions, with ETS1, RUNX3, THEMIS and TNFRSF14 having key roles in thymic T-cell selection. Expand
American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Institute technical review on the diagnosis and management of celiac disease.
This technical review addresses the state of evidence for celiac disease epidemiology, detection by serologic testing, diagnosis by biopsy, treatment, and outcome. It updates the previous AmericanExpand
The Prevalence of Celiac Disease in the United States
The prevalence of celiac disease in the United States was 0.71% (1 in 141), similar to that found in several European countries, however, most cases were undiagnosed. Expand
Diagnosis and management of adult coeliac disease: guidelines from the British Society of Gastroenterology
A multidisciplinary panel of 18 physicians and 3 non-physicians from eight countries reviewed the literature on diagnosis and management of adult coeliac disease and the recommendations are presented. Expand
Severe spruelike enteropathy associated with olmesartan.
Olmesartan may be associated with a severe form of spruelike enteropathy and clinical response and histologic recovery are expected after suspension of the drug. Expand