Celiac Disease Presenting as Autism

@article{Genuis2010CeliacDP,
  title={Celiac Disease Presenting as Autism},
  author={Stephen J Genuis and Thomas Paul Bouchard},
  journal={Journal of Child Neurology},
  year={2010},
  volume={25},
  pages={114 - 119}
}
Gluten-restricted diets have become increasingly popular among parents seeking treatment for children diagnosed with autism. Some of the reported response to celiac diets in children with autism may be related to amelioration of nutritional deficiency resulting from undiagnosed gluten sensitivity and consequent malabsorption. A case is presented of a 5-year-old boy diagnosed with severe autism at a specialty clinic for autistic spectrum disorders. After initial investigation suggested… 
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