Symptoms and signs in individuals with serology positive for celiac disease but normal mucosa

@inproceedings{Ludvigsson2009SymptomsAS,
  title={Symptoms and signs in individuals with serology positive for celiac disease but normal mucosa},
  author={Jonas F Ludvigsson and L. Brandt and Scott M. Montgomery},
  booktitle={BMC gastroenterology},
  year={2009}
}
BACKGROUND Antibody serology is an important tool in the investigation of celiac disease (CD), but does not always correlate with mucosal appearance in the small intestine. Patients with positive CD serology but normal mucosa (Marsh 0) are at increased risk of future CD. In this study we describe a model for identifying and characterizing individuals with normal mucosa but positive CD serology. Such individuals are sometimes referred to as having latent CD. METHODS The records of ten Swedish… CONTINUE READING

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