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Jan 23, 2020

Celiac Disease: Review of Current and Future Recommendations

By Kanaaz Pereira, Connect Moderator, @kanaazpereira

Celiac disease is a growing public health concern. It affects approximately 1% of the general population, although most cases remain unrecognized. Strict, lifelong adherence to a gluten-free diet is the only treatment that has proven effective, but this diet can be expensive and may not be palatable to many patients.

Mayo Clinic gastroenterologist, Dr. Amy Oxentenko, provides a review of current information on the diagnosis and management of celiac disease, including new developments and controversial issues. The full review is available at

This video originally appeared on the Mayo Clinic Proceedings YouTube channel and website.

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