Cerebellar syndrome in adult celiac disease with vitamin E deficiency

  title={Cerebellar syndrome in adult celiac disease with vitamin E deficiency},
  author={Alessandro Mauro and Laura Orsi and Paolo Mortara and P. E. da Costa and Davide Schiffer},
  journal={Acta Neurologica Scandinavica},
ABSTRACT We studied a woman with adult onset celiac disease complicated by a cerebellar syndrome that progressed despite the resolution of the malabsorption symptoms with a gluten free diet. The patient presented vitamin E deficiency and the cerebellar symptoms improved with vitamin E therapy. This case supports the possible role of this deficiency in the development of the neurological complications of celiac disease. 
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