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Does Celiac Disease Cause Ulcers
In celiac disease, the body reacts to gluten (in wheat and gluten-like proteins in rye and barley) resulting in damage to the small intestine. This limits the intestine's ability to absorb some nutrients. Typically, people with celiac disease have loose stools, bloating, abdominal pain or discomfort, weight loss, poor weight gain ...Read more
Is elevated lipase associated with early lung cancer? I know amylase is, but my amylase is normal.. I also know elevated lipase is associated with pancreatitis, cp, celiac disease, ulcer, ibd
Why does one have >10 apthous ulcers qday & month? - autoimmune, +mgus, +vitamin a deficnc, -celiac sprue, + increasng hepatomegly w/o identified cause
Toxicity?: Need more lab values, but they need a full workup. Tests for celiac not fully accurate. Gluten enteropathy can cause malabsorption with multiple deficiencies. Check serum copper, serum zinc, ceruloplasmin, coq10, 25 oh d, selenium, iodine, comprehensive fatty acid panel, Amino Acid panel, b12, b2, b6 for starters. Lyme coinfection may be an issue. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Celiac disease: In Celiac disease the body reacts to gluten (in wheat and gluten like proteins in rye and barley) in the small intestine causing damage. This limits the intestine's ability to absorb some nutrients. Classically people have loose stool, bloating, and abdominal discomfort but more often are just found when screened for other reasons (like symptoms of a nutritional deficiency like iron or bone loss). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Celiac disease is an auto-immune condition. In other words, with auto-immune conditions, the body's immune system is responding incorrectly and attacking itself. In the case of celiac disease, the body's immune system is causing intestinal damage. Having celiac disease, will put you at risk of developing others, such as thyroid disease, type 1 diabetes and others. The opposite is also true. ...Read more
Can not going on a gluten free diet when you have celiac disease cause any other health problems?
Yes: The problem is malabsorption of food and essential vitamins which can lead to many other complications (neurologic, hematologic, bone etc )and even death. The only treatment is avoidance at this time. The problem with a gluten free diet is that gluten free products often contain more sugar and fat to keep the consistency moist. ...Read more
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