Pediatric celiac disease.

@article{Zawahir2009PediatricCD,
  title={Pediatric celiac disease.},
  author={Shamila Zawahir and Anca M. Safta and Alessio Fasano},
  journal={Current opinion in pediatrics},
  year={2009},
  volume={21 5},
  pages={655-60}
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Celiac disease is an extremely common, although underdiagnosed, disorder. Knowledge about the varied clinical manifestations and the proper approach to screening and diagnosing celiac disease will lead to appropriate early intervention in affected children RECENT FINDINGS New age-dependent algorithms are emerging to properly screen for celiac disease. There is new evidence on the patchy nature of celiac disease supporting the practice of multiple duodenal biopsies including… CONTINUE READING