Celiac Disease: A Multisystem Autoimmune Disorder

  title={Celiac Disease: A Multisystem Autoimmune Disorder},
  author={Robin Meize-Grochowski},
  journal={Gastroenterology Nursing},
Just a few years ago, celiac disease was thought to be relatively rare in the United States, but recent data suggest celiac disease may affect 3 million Americans of all ages, many of whom have no diagnosis of the disease. With increased awareness of this disease among adult and pediatric primary care providers, there undoubtedly will be an increase in the number of persons being evaluated for celiac disease in outpatient diagnostic centers and gastroenterology practices. Gastroenterology… Expand

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