Abnormal Liver Tests as an Initial Presentation of Celiac Disease

@article{Sifford2006AbnormalLT,
  title={Abnormal Liver Tests as an Initial Presentation of Celiac Disease},
  author={Michael Sifford and Alvaro Koch and Eun Lee and Luis Rojas Pe{\~n}a},
  journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences},
  year={2006},
  volume={52},
  pages={3016-3018}
}
A 19-year-old woman presented to her primary care physician complaining of right flank pain and dark urine for 2 days. Because of a history of complicated urinary tract infection (UTI) and no improvement for 2 days with medical treatment, she underwent noncontrasted computed tomography (CT) scan of the abdomen. The CT scan (Fig. 1) revealed no evidence of nephrolithiasis; however, note was made of diffuse low attenuation of the liver consistent with fatty infiltration. Liver tests were then… CONTINUE READING
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