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hashimoto s disease and celiac

A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zouhair Bibi
Specializes in Endocrinology
Family history: If tou have family history of hashimoto.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Shewbridge
32 years experience in Endocrinology
No.: If your thyroid gland becomes underactive, you will need to take thyroid hormone replacement. No special dietary changes are needed for hashimoto dis ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience in Endocrinology
Common : Hi. Yeah, you...and about 18 million other Americans! Hashimoto's is very common. One of the most common endocrine diseases after diabetes. You treat ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aldino Pierotti III
28 years experience in Integrative Medicine
Seek treatment: When your immune system attacks the thyroid, it can "rollercoaster" from HYPER to HYPO thyroid and cause severe swings in energy, mood, pain, etc. A f ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Olivia Liao
30 years experience in Ophthalmology
usually not: Only a handful of case reports. Here is the reference: http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmed/22408231.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience in Colon and Rectal Surgery
Depends: Inflammatory bowel disease includes crohn's and ulcerative colitis. Crohn's has the potential of being a lifelong disease as it can involve any portio ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Blood test or biopsy: Tests for celiac disease include blood antibody tests, looking for tissue transglutaminase antibody (ttg iga) and other antibodies. Small intestine bi ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Yes it is.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
28 years experience in Colon and Rectal Surgery
Yes: Though it can wax and wane.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience in General Surgery
Unfortunately yes: but you can achieve control of disease with careful medical management is most cases. You need to under the care of a gastroenterologist who speciali ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience in Internal Medicine
Genetics celiac: This is a complex answer best answered by an expert. Go to http://www.Celiac.Com/articles/1046/1/understanding-the-genetics-of-gluten-sensitivity-by-d ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Carroll
52 years experience in Nuclear Medicine
connective tissue : Connective tissue disease: test for sjogren's (blood & sialogram) autoimmune thyroid, explore with your doctor : omeoprazole & Erythromycin & dom ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience in Rheumatology
Not usually : Celiac disease is a response to gluten. The ANA is not a specific part of celiac disease.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Totally different: While both are autoimmune diseases, celiac is basically a GI disease characterized by a sensitivity to wheat (gluten) and hepatitis is characterized b ... Read More
A 59-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frederick Shieh
Specializes in Gastroenterology
Gluten intolerance: Celiac disease is when you body is essentially allergic to gluten. Celiac disease can have many symptoms, including diarrhea, abdominal discomfort, nu ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Yes, but ...: While your database is highly suggestive of a person at risk for celiac disease, the diagnosis still hinges on a diagnostic small bowel biopsy. Once ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
27 years experience in Pediatrics
Immune attack: An autoimmune disease is when the body's immune system mistakenly makes antibodies which are directed towards one's own healthy tissues. In terms of t ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience in Family Medicine
Celiac disease: Celiac disease is atrophy of the intestinal villi caused by an immune response to gluten and gliadin.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
11 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Celiac Disease: Celiac disease (gluten-sensitive enteropathy) has three of the following features: villous atrophy; malabsorption, weight loss, or other signs of nutr ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience in Gastroenterology
No: Celiac disease is an autoimmune reaction to certain proteins in wheat, other grains. Can cause gas, bloat, cramps, pain, diarrhea. Can also cause we ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amy Deeken
19 years experience in Pathology
Yes: It is a known association of type i or childhood onset diabetes. About 10% of these types of diabetics also have celiac disease. Adult onset diabete ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Can be: Think of the digestive tract as an assembly line where food comes in, is reduced to its parts, then moved into the body where the parts can be re-asse ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Singer
50 years experience in Pediatric Neurology
Pku vs huntingtons: They are 2 different disorders, each with its own neurochemical abnormality.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
28 years experience in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Exercise is good: Tae bo seems to be pretty high energy and impact. If your disease is under good control, you should haven't have major issues, like incontinence. Chec ... Read More
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