International Journal of Celiac Disease
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International Journal of Celiac Disease. 2021, 9(3), 87-88
DOI: 10.12691/ijcd-9-3-7
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More Than Celiac Disease - Five Gluten-induced Pathologies

Maria Lucia Sur1, 2, Mariana Pascal1 and Remus Gaga1, 2,

1Department of Pediatrics, Iuliu Hatieganu University of Medicine and Pharmacy Cluj-Napoca, Romania

22nd Pediatric Clinic, Emergency Clinical Hospital for Children Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Pub. Date: November 10, 2021

Cite this paper:
Maria Lucia Sur, Mariana Pascal and Remus Gaga. More Than Celiac Disease - Five Gluten-induced Pathologies. International Journal of Celiac Disease. 2021; 9(3):87-88. doi: 10.12691/ijcd-9-3-7


Gluten can induce several conditions. However, a lot of people and even medical practitioners only associate gluten pathology with its most severe form neglecting other pathologies. In addition to this, clinical manifestations of celiac disease are not always classic and for this reason, many cases are diagnosed late, being characterized by intricate symptoms that can be attributed to other conditions. In the present study, we try to bring a systematization of the five major gluten-induced manifestations: celiac disease, non-celiac gluten sensitivity, wheat allergy, gluten ataxia, and dermatitis herpetiformis.

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