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Celiac disease is a condition in which a person has inflammation of the small intestinal mucosa when exposed to gluten in the diet. Symptoms of celiac disease include bloating, nausea, diarrhea, and abdominal discomfort. Treatment is a gluten free diet. Some individuals may have refractory celiac disease in which they do not respond to a gluten free diet.

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Terms related to Celiac Disease (Gluten Enteropathy):

  • Celiac Sprue
  • Collagenous Sprue
  • Gluten Enteropathy
  • Nontropical Sprue
  • Sprue
  • Non-Tropical Sprue

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