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Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment of Celiac Disease

Celiac disease is a negative reaction of a patient’s body to gluten. The immune system starts attacking the small intestine lining and destroying the villi when the patient ingests foods with gluten. Villi are small projections that are found on the lining of the small intestine. If celiac disease goes untreated, it will result in the patient being unable to absorb the nutrients from the food they eat. Celiac disease is classified as an auto […]

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