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Prevalence of celiac disease among first degree relatives of celiac disease patients.


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#1 CraigR

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Posted 27 February 2012 - 12:33 AM

Prevalence of celiac disease among first degree relatives of celiac disease patients. Given the high prevalence (4.8%) of the disease in this specific group, it is suggested that an extensive screening policy be mandatory for these subjects. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2012 Jan 10. (Also see: Celiac Disease and Gluten Sensitivity)

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