Multiplex assays to diagnose celiac disease.

@article{Lochman2007MultiplexAT,
  title={Multiplex assays to diagnose celiac disease.},
  author={Ivo Lochman and Peter Martis and Rufus Watson Burlingame and Alexandra Lochmanov{\'a}},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
  year={2007},
  volume={1109},
  pages={
          330-7
        }
}
Patients with celiac disease are sensitive to the gluten fractions of wheat. Symptoms include gastrointestinal problems and a failure to thrive in children, but may range from headaches to general malaise in adults. Thus, it is difficult to diagnose celiac disease by symptoms alone. The standard diagnostic criteria include the presence of the characteristic anti-gliadin or anti-tissue transglutaminase antibodies (anti-tTG) in serum, flattened mucosa on intestinal biopsy, and improved symptoms… CONTINUE READING
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