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Bloating, abd pain, diarrhea. Father and grandfather have celiac disease. Had a painful, blistery rash on face and arm. What are odds I have celiac?

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Dr. Philip Miller
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Odds?

Not an odds issue: get examined.

In brief: Odds?

Not an odds issue: get examined.
Dr. Philip Miller
Dr. Philip Miller
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Dr. Ernest Fischer
Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Higher than average

Just based on relatives there was a about a 20% risk in your lifetime (though it is still more likely NOT to develop the disease).
Some of the symptoms are suggestive as well so it would be worth talking to your doctor about to see if testing makes sense.

In brief: Higher than average

Just based on relatives there was a about a 20% risk in your lifetime (though it is still more likely NOT to develop the disease).
Some of the symptoms are suggestive as well so it would be worth talking to your doctor about to see if testing makes sense.
Dr. Ernest Fischer
Dr. Ernest Fischer
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