International Journal of Celiac Disease
ISSN (Print): 2334-3427 ISSN (Online): 2334-3486 Website: http://www.sciepub.com/journal/ijcd Editor-in-chief: Samasca Gabriel
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International Journal of Celiac Disease. 2019, 7(3), 86-89
DOI: 10.12691/ijcd-7-3-4
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A Rare Case of Celiac Presenting at an Atypical Age with Multisystem Involvement

Uttayan Chakrabarti1, , Manisha Bais Thakur1 and Geetika Khanna2

1Department of Medicine, Vardhman Mahavir Medical College & Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India

2Department of Pathology, Vardhman Mahavir Medical College & Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India

Pub. Date: December 04, 2019

Cite this paper:
Uttayan Chakrabarti, Manisha Bais Thakur and Geetika Khanna. A Rare Case of Celiac Presenting at an Atypical Age with Multisystem Involvement. International Journal of Celiac Disease. 2019; 7(3):86-89. doi: 10.12691/ijcd-7-3-4

Abstract

Celiac Disease is an autoimmune disorder due to hypersensitivity to gluten. Gluten free diet usually reverses the pathological changes but in 7-30 % of cases when there is no reversal one should look for the evidence of Microscopic colitis. Celiac disease is also associated with multiple haematological and renal abnormalities and here we report an atypical case of Celiac presenting in an unusual age with multisystem involvement.

Keywords:
gluten free diet microscopic colitis multi-system involvement

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