Celiac Disease

Celiac Disease News

  • Standards for Upper GI Endoscopy Released The BSG and AUGIS jointly released recommendations to improve the quality of upper gastrointestinal endoscopy and reduce the risk for missed early cancerous lesions.
  • A Test That May Best Biopsy in Detecting Celiac Disease The HLA-DQ:gluten tetramer test is better than biopsy for detecting celiac disease after 14-day gluten challenge in people who have been adhering to a gluten-free diet, researchers from Norway report.

Celiac Disease Perspective

  • Is a Low-FODMAP Diet the Next Big Thing? Dr William Balistreri surveys the latest data on this dietary invention's efficacy in irritable bowel syndrome.
  • Updates From ENDO 2017: Part 2   In part 2 of their discussion on ENDO 2017, Drs Vega and Anawalt discuss vitamin D use in kids, pyrethroids and puberty onset, and whether levothyroxine can be taken with milk.