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ovarian cancer and celiac disease

A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Increase cancer risk: Celiac disease, especially if one has symptoms or small intestine inflammation/damage, does increase one's risk of small intestine cancer (adenocarcin ... Read More
Dr. Joel Selter
37 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Intestinal lymphoma: Some studies have suggested that there is an increase in intestinal lymphomas in celiac patients who are not maintaining a gluten-free diet.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Celiac disease, especially if one has symptoms or small intestine inflammation/damage, does increase one's risk of small intestine cancer (adenocarcin ... Read More
Dr. Jack Mutnick
17 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Unlikely: The rates of intestinal cancer in patients with celiac disease is low. Speak with your gastrointestinal specialist about any concerns you might have.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Celiac disease, especially if one has symptoms or small intestine inflammation/damage, does increase one's risk of small intestine cancer (adenocarcin ... Read More
Dr. Joel Selter
37 years experience Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Gluten free diet: The best way to decrease the risk of cancer in patients with celiac disease is to maintain a gluten free diet. Additionally, having periodic screenin ... Read More
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Dr. Scott Diede
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Yes.: The cancer associated with celiac disease is most likely caused by chronic inflammation. The better controlled your diet is (avoiding gluten containin ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Morton Levitt
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Celiac ads & Cancer: Yes, there is an increased risk of lymphomas and certain types of intestinal cancers in celiac sufferers, and that risk is enhanced the longer the dis ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
21 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
No data to support: No data to support that.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Jassey
17 years experience Pediatrics
Celiac disease: Yes it is. Gives you an increased risk of developing that cancer.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rupesh Parikh
26 years experience Medical Oncology
Seek another opinion: There is evidence for chemo after surgery in stage ii ovarian cancer Ella (ulipristal acetate) prevent recurrent disease. There are a few subsets of o ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
17 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Celiac Disease: No, this is a fallacy. Very very very few people with celiac disease develop cancer and oftentimes it is a completely separate entity.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
No: Celiac disease is eminently treatable with gluten free diet. See this site for more info. http://www.webmd.com/digestive-disorders/celiac-disease/cel ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Celiac disease, especially if one has symptoms or small intestine inflammation/damage, does increase one's risk of small intestine cancer (adenocarcin ... Read More

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