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What are symptoms of celiacs disease and am I more likely to have it because my grandfather does?
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Dr. Arthur Heller
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Variable Sx; slight
Celiac can have variable sx, incl gas, bloat, diarrhea, wt loss, rarely gain, constipation, joint aches and pains (often from vitamin d def), fatigue (often from iron def), osteoporosis, swallowing probl, rarely liver probl.
Can get screened with blood testing, and/or genetic testing. Assoc with other autoimmune diseases such as ibd, psoriasis, rheum arth, lupus, type 1 diabetes, thyroid disease.

In brief: Variable Sx; slight
Celiac can have variable sx, incl gas, bloat, diarrhea, wt loss, rarely gain, constipation, joint aches and pains (often from vitamin d def), fatigue (often from iron def), osteoporosis, swallowing probl, rarely liver probl.
Can get screened with blood testing, and/or genetic testing. Assoc with other autoimmune diseases such as ibd, psoriasis, rheum arth, lupus, type 1 diabetes, thyroid disease.
Dr. Arthur Heller
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Dr. Ernest Fischer
Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
In brief: Slight increase
If a relative had it but not much increased risk a generation removed.
Symptoms are varied, often bloating or loose stool, while some people just are found to have poor vitamin D or iron absorption as examples.

In brief: Slight increase
If a relative had it but not much increased risk a generation removed.
Symptoms are varied, often bloating or loose stool, while some people just are found to have poor vitamin D or iron absorption as examples.
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