Some students with celiac disease
also may be eligible for services under the Individuals With Disabilities Education Improvement Act (IDEIA; Wright, 2004) if their disability has an impact on their ability to learn.
All 100 cases were suspected clinically and/or serologically for celiac disease
in view of presence of the symptoms, including failure to thrive, pallor, weight loss, diarrhoea, malabsorption and serological assays of relevant antibodies for CD.
Children with celiac disease
usually present with chronic diarrhea, failure to thrive, abdominal distension, abdominal pain, vomiting and anorexia.
is an autoimmune disease that occurs because of ingestion of a protein, called gluten, which is present in the cereals - wheat and barley.
The only treatment for celiac disease
is to avoid consuming gluten.
In addition, the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition recommends screening at age 3 years for asymptomatic children who have conditions associated with celiac disease
, including type 1 diabetes, autoimmune thyroiditis, Down syndrome, Turner syndrome, William's syndrome, or selective IgA deficiency, said Dr.
It is estimated that 15-25% of individuals with celiac disease
Of the patients biopsied, 139 (93%) had positive biopsies of Marsh 2 or greater and were diagnosed with celiac disease
The main treatment for celiac disease
is a gluten-free dietcareful elimination of all gluten-containing foods from the diet.
As the prevalence of celiac disease
is high in patients with b-thalassemia major, so it would be justifiable to screen them for celiac disease
is a genetic, autoimmune disorder that is triggered by the presence of gluten.
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