Diagnosis of celiac disease.

@article{Lebwohl2012DiagnosisOC,
  title={Diagnosis of celiac disease.},
  author={Benjamin Lebwohl and Alberto Rubio-Tapia and Asaad Mohammad Abdullah Assiri and Catherine D Newland and Stefano Guandalini},
  journal={Gastrointestinal endoscopy clinics of North America},
  year={2012},
  volume={22 4},
  pages={661-77}
}
This article reviews issues related to identifying the appropriate patient to test for celiac disease, the performance characteristics of serologic testing, the role of gene testing for human leukocyte antigen DQ2 and DQ8 haplotypes, and issues related to the performance of small intestinal biopsy. The article concludes with a review of special diagnostic considerations in pediatric patients. 

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