A 34-year-old member asked:
what are the signs and symptoms of celiac disease?
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Dr. Charles Cattano answered
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Lots: The clinical presentation of celiac disease varies from patient to patient with either typical intestinal symptoms (see earlier healthtap answers on this topic) or a host of atypical extraintestinal manifestations. Important complications include: malnutrition, osteoporosis, infertility, GI cancers. Up to 30% have persistent/recurrent symptoms, incomplete response, or refractory disease.
Answered on Jun 10, 2014
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