Kids With Celiac Not Getting Yearly Follow-Up

(MedPage Today) -- Non-adherence to a gluten-free diet risks GI damage and other complications
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We present a woman with a three-year history of severe chronic urticaria and recurrent vulvo-vaginal Candidiasis in the setting of seasonal allergic rhinitis. Her past medical history was significant only for Bell's palsy in her childhood. Her review of systems was otherwise negative (specifically: no history of diarrhea, weight loss, malabsorption, anemia, nor eczema). Extensive testing revealed seasonal sensitivities to outdoor allergens and celiac disease. Repeating the evaluation six months after initiating a wheat-free diet, her vulvo-vaginal symptoms resolved. PMID: 31599434 [PubMed - in process]
Source: European Review for Medical and Pharmacological Sciences - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci Source Type: research
Colgrave Coeliac disease (CD) is an autoimmune disorder triggered by the ingestion of gluten that is associated with gastrointestinal issues, including diarrhea, abdominal pain, and malabsorption. Gluten is a general name for a class of cereal storage proteins of wheat, barley, and rye that are notably resistant to gastrointestinal digestion. After ingestion, immunogenic peptides are subsequently recognized by T cells in the gastrointestinal tract. The only treatment for CD is a life-long gluten-free diet. As such, it is critical to detect gluten in diverse food types, including those where one would not expect to fi...
Source: Molecules - Category: Chemistry Authors: Tags: Article Source Type: research
Condition:   Dysautonomia Interventions:   Procedure: Celiac ganglion block;   Drug: Liposomal bupivacaine Sponsor:   Johns Hopkins University Recruiting
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Conclusions: Our study confirms that CD and PWAG share comorbidities of autoimmune nature. PWAG had more autoimmune/allergy-related disorders that may be associated with non-celiac gluten sensitivity a self-justifiable reason to be on the diet.
Source: Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology - Category: Gastroenterology Tags: ONLINE ARTICLES: Original Articles Source Type: research
Conclusion: This study is the largest to date analyzing the potential influence of neighborhood deprivation on ADs. Our results indicate that neighborhood deprivation may affect risk of ADs, independent of individual level sociodemographic characteristics. For health care policies, both individual and neighborhood level approaches seem to be of importance.
Source: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health - Category: Environmental Health Authors: Tags: Article Source Type: research
Often when someone in the family has celiac disease, two sets of kitchenware are used to avoid inadvertent exposures to gluten. But a new study suggests that may not be necessary.Reuters Health Information
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news
European Journal of Human Genetics, Published online: 07 October 2019; doi:10.1038/s41431-019-0520-4Immunochip meta-analysis in European and Argentinian populations identifies two novel genetic loci associated with celiac disease
Source: European Journal of Human Genetics - Category: Genetics & Stem Cells Authors: Source Type: research
Authors: Henker J, Hartmann A Abstract Coeliac disease and vitiligo are immune-mediated disorders that are often associated with other immune-mediated disorders. In a prospective study we included 174 patients with vitiligo between the ages of 3 and 79 years (mean 38.2 years) to investigate whether there is an increased risk for coeliac disease in patients with vitiligo. We determined immunoglobulin A and IgA- and IgG-antibodies against tissue transglutaminase, while also optionally measuring blood count, ferritin, and endomysial-IgA-antibodies. In 3 of 174 (1.7%) vitiligo patients, coeliac...
Source: Der Hautarzt: Zeitschrift fur Dermatologie, Venerologie, und verwandte Gebiete - Category: Dermatology Tags: Hautarzt Source Type: research
Authors: Costa A, Brito GAP Abstract This review compiled anthropometric data from 29 original articles, published between 1995 and 2015, corresponding to a total sample of 6368 celiac disease subjects. Body mass index was the main parameter for measuring anthropometry (82.1%), followed by body mass (78.6%), body fat (51.7%), bone mineral density and bone mineral content (46.4%), and fat-free mass (44.8%). The main evaluation method was dual x-ray absorptiometry (83.3%), followed by bioimpedance (16.6%), skinfold thickness (16.6%), and isotope dilution (5.5%). This compilation suggests that celiac disease patients ...
Source: Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism - Category: Nutrition Tags: J Nutr Metab Source Type: research
Publication date: November 2019Source: European Journal of Surgical Oncology, Volume 45, Issue 11Author(s): Stephen Stonelake, Jessica Wilkinson, Sevim Gulmez, Edmund Leung
Source: European Journal of Surgical Oncology (EJSO) - Category: Surgery Source Type: research
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