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What are the chances of passing my celiac disease to my children?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: 5-10%

There are genetic influences in celiac disease but these increase susceptibility rather than predict outcome.
Even identical twins do not always share the disorder.

In brief: 5-10%

There are genetic influences in celiac disease but these increase susceptibility rather than predict outcome.
Even identical twins do not always share the disorder.
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