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Is celiac disease contagious?
8 doctors weighed in

Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
5 doctors agree
In brief: No
Celiac disease is not contagious, but it is familial and hereditary.
It is a type of immune system disorder in which a person reacts strongly to the protein "gluten", found in grains such as wheat, barley, malted barley, rye, etc...

In brief: No
Celiac disease is not contagious, but it is familial and hereditary.
It is a type of immune system disorder in which a person reacts strongly to the protein "gluten", found in grains such as wheat, barley, malted barley, rye, etc...
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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Dr. Joel Selter
Pediatrics - Allergy & Asthma
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Celiac disease
Celiac disease is not contagious.
It is however hereditable and frequently seen in family members of the affected individual.

In brief: Celiac disease
Celiac disease is not contagious.
It is however hereditable and frequently seen in family members of the affected individual.
Dr. Joel Selter
Dr. Joel Selter
Thank
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