[Celiac crisis with quadriplegia due to potassium depletion as presenting feature of celiac disease].


INTRODUCTION Adult coeliac disease revealed by coeliac crisis and quadriplegia due to potassium depletion is an extremely rare situation. CASE REPORT A 26-year-old woman presented with a suddenly developed weakness of all four limbs and a severe diarrhea. Authors emphasize coeliac crisis, which is a presenting feature of coeliac disease, characterized by… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.revmed.2008.11.012


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