Bone mineral density and importance of a gluten-free diet in patients with celiac disease in childhood.

@article{Kalayci2001BoneMD,
  title={Bone mineral density and importance of a gluten-free diet in patients with celiac disease in childhood.},
  author={Ayhan Gazi Kalayci and Aydan Kansu and Nurten Girgin and Ozlem Nuriye Kucuk and Gary Aras},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2001},
  volume={108 5},
  pages={E89}
}
OBJECTIVES Celiac disease (CD), a common cause of malabsorption, is known to be associated with disorders of the skeleton, but there are conflicting data about the effect of diet on bone metabolism. The aims of this study were to investigate the prevalence of osteopenia; to identify the relationship between bone mineral density (BMD), serum calcium, and parathyroid hormone levels; and to determine the effect of gluten-free diet on BMD in children with celiac disease. DESIGN The study included… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 2 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS
33 Citations
32 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 33 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 32 references

Effect of treatment on bone mass , mineral metabolism , and body composition in untreated celiac disease patients

  • C Mautalen, D Gonzales, R Mazure
  • Am J Gastroenterol
  • 1997

Effect of a gluten - free diet on osteopenia in adults with newly diagnosed coeliac disease

  • XA McFarlane, AK Bhalla, Robertson DAF
  • Gut
  • 1996

Volumetric bone density in normal subjects , aged 5 – 27 years

  • PW Lu, T Chistopher
  • J Clin Endocrinol Metab
  • 1996

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…