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International Journal of Celiac Disease. 2014, 2(4), 121-125
DOI: 10.12691/ijcd-2-4-2
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Celiac Disease Overview in Children by Focused on Iranian Studies

Pantea Tajik1,

1Fellow of Pediatrics Gastroenterology, Mofid Hospital, Tehran, Iran

Pub. Date: October 09, 2014

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Pantea Tajik. Celiac Disease Overview in Children by Focused on Iranian Studies. International Journal of Celiac Disease. 2014; 2(4):121-125. doi: 10.12691/ijcd-2-4-2


In the past decade increased clinical awareness and improved tests has advanced owing to diagnosis of celiac disease in different parts the world. Celiac disease is now classified as common disorder which can present at any age with a wide-ranging of symptoms. The atypical presentations of celiac disease has increased over the past 2 decades and predominant in both adults and children. By now a gluten-free diet is the only method of celiac disease treatment. In this review article I have over viewed the celiac disease spectrum and present the different studies on celiac disease in children in Iran.

celiac disease gluten-free diet associated disorders

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