Celiac Disease and the Athlete

  title={Celiac Disease and the Athlete},
  author={Lee A. Mancini and Thomas H. Trojian and Angela Mancini},
  journal={Current Sports Medicine Reports},
With the diagnosis of celiac disease rising in the past decade and with increased public awareness, team physicians are faced with both managing and diagnosing athletes with celiac disease. Sports medicine physicians need to recognize that celiac disease can present with a number of different symptoms and, therefore, should consider celiac disease as part of their differential in evaluating athletes with prolonged unexplained illnesses. Sports medicine physicians must be familiar with the… 

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