What are main symptoms of celiacs disease?

Celiac Disease. Gastrointestinal symptoms include: abdominal pain, bloating, gas, or indigestion constipation decreased appetite (may also be increased or unchanged) diarrhea, either constant or off and on lactose intolerance (common when the person is diagnosed, usually goes away after treatment) nausea and vomiting stools that float, are foul smelling, bloody, or “fatty”.

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Is weight loss the main sign of celiac disease? What are the other signs and symptoms?

Not necessarily. Hi. Many celiac disease patients do not lose weight. Other symptoms can be diarrhea and dermatitis herpeteformis. Fortunately celiac disease is FAR more rare than the fad of avoiding gluten! Read more...
Many. Due to malabsorption of nutrients, iron and/or B12 deficiency are common leading to fatigue and nerve damage. Abdominal pain is common when exposed to gluten. If gone untreated for long, death may result. Read more...

What are the most common symptoms of celiacs disease?

Celiac Disease. Gastrointestinal symptoms include: abdominal pain, bloating, gas, or indigestion, constipation, decreased appetite (may also be increased or unchanged), diarrhea, either constant or off and on, lactose intolerance (common when the person is diagnosed, usually goes away after treatment), nausea and vomiting, http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0001280/. Read more...

I have symptoms of celiacs disease but don't have it due to just having a negative blood test, what could it be?

Depends. It depends on your symptoms. Also, blood tests can be negative at some times and later can be positive. Depending on how severe your symptoms are, you can always see a gastroenterologist so they can get a full history, review your lab tests and see if they can help you with a diagnosis of celiac disease or something else that explains your symptoms. Read more...
Trial of treatment. Nobody knows for sure how reliable the labs are; they may have been done incorrectly or you may just not have a form of the antibody that they can pick up. Small-bowel biopsy's an idea, but nothing's stopping you from making a trial of a gluten-free diet for a month or so; that's really the burning question, and it's been recommended when the diagnosis is in doubt. Read more...
Symptom overlap. Loose stools & bloating are a common feature to many with gluten intolerance/CD. It is a symptom common to many other conditions also. Lactose intolerance, sensitivity to food additives (#40 red food dye),various other conditions can share this symptom. Not all blood tests are equally reliable & you didn't specify yours. I would be cautious and learn as you need about all the possibilities. Read more...

How to tell if I have celiacs disease? What are the symptoms?

Celiac. Celiac disease cannot be diagnosed clinically may times. You may have diarrhea or you may have no symptoms at all. Although a blood test can be done, you really need to see a gastroenterlogist, a doctor who specializes in dieases of the stomach and colon. Read more...

What are the symptoms to celiac disease?

Diarrhea, bloating. Intestinal symptoms such as diarrhea or constipation, bloating, and gas. Rashes may occur as well. Fatigue is possible. Growth issues in children may occur. Read more...
Variable. Typical symptoms include bloating, abdominal discomfort and loose stool. But not everyone has this. Some may just be found to have nutritional deficiency, bone loss, or present with a characteristic rash. Read more...

What are the symptoms... Celiac disease?

Celiac. This site can go into more detail, than I can in 400 letters. Also, did you know that there is a blood test to diagnose true celiac disease? http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/celiac-disease/basics/symptoms/con-20030410. Read more...