Annual screening detects celiac disease in children with type 1 diabetes.

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OBJECTIVE To investigate the prevalence of celiac disease (CD) in a cohort of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) children and adolescents at the time of clinical diagnosis and to evaluate the screening procedure and possible role of human leukocyte antigen (HLA)-DQ during a 5-yr follow-up. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS The study group was a cohort of 300 newly… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1399-5448.2008.00367.x

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