10 doctors weighed in:
Does celiac increase risk of colon cancer?
10 doctors weighed in

Dr. Anlin Xu
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
5 doctors agree
In brief: No
Most studies found that it does not increase risk for colon cancer.
But it does for other type of cancers, such as small bowel cancer or lymphoma.

In brief: No
Most studies found that it does not increase risk for colon cancer.
But it does for other type of cancers, such as small bowel cancer or lymphoma.
Dr. Anlin Xu
Dr. Anlin Xu
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Probably not
Patients with untreated or poorly treated celiac disease have higher incidence of lymphoma of the small intestine.

In brief: Probably not
Patients with untreated or poorly treated celiac disease have higher incidence of lymphoma of the small intestine.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Paul Carter
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Not clear
But, celiac is linked with increased risk of small intestinal cancer and lymphoma.
Colon cancer has has mixed results in studies but probably has no significant increased risk.

In brief: Not clear
But, celiac is linked with increased risk of small intestinal cancer and lymphoma.
Colon cancer has has mixed results in studies but probably has no significant increased risk.
Dr. Paul Carter
Dr. Paul Carter
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